A 23-yr-previous probationer was arrested Friday when officers serving a search warrant at a house in Pomona allegedly discovered him in possession of a handgun.
Members of the Pomona Police Division’s Main Crimes Activity Pressure have been serving a warrant about 12:forty five a.m. on the house at 1256 Essex Ave. when the suspect, recognized as Alberto Peraza, exited from the again of the residence armed with a semi-automated handgun, police stated.
“When confronted by the officers, he fled again contained in the residence, discarded the firearm and tried to flee out the entrance door however was confronted by officers ready on the door,” in response to police.
Peraza surrendered with out additional incident.
A search of the house turned up the loaded firearm Peraza was suspected of possessing. It was seized together with a number of reside ammunition rounds, police stated.
Peraza was arrested on suspicion of being a felon in possession of a firearm.
“It was additionally later found Peraza was on felony probation for earlier unrelated crimes,” police stated.
It was not instantly clear why the duty pressure was serving a warrant on the residence.
— Metropolis Information Service
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