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Two men arrested for firearm and narcotic related charges

Posted at 7:38 AM, Feb 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-23 10:38:24-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif — Bakersfield Police officers arrested two men for firearm and narcotic related charges after a vehicle enforcement stop Saturday.

The driver, Richard Martinez showed symptoms of impairment and the passenger Hector Carrera was found to have suspected narcotics.

Officers located an assault rifle and two magazines for the weapon while searching the vehicle.

Both men were booked into Kern County Jail.