RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Felon in Possession of a Loaded Firearm |
|Station Area:||Moreno Valley |
|Written Date:||September 16, 2020||Time:||11:57 PM|
|Incident Date:||September 16, 2020||Time:||8:11 PM|
|Incident Location:||13000 block of Kitching Street, Moreno Valley|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Jose Ayala|
On Wednesday, September 16, 2020, at 8:11 P.M., members of the Moreno Valley Station’s Special Enforcement Team-Gang Unit conducted a traffic stop in the 13000 block of Kitching Street, in the city of Moreno Valley. Deputies contacted Denzeal Young, an 18-year-old resident of Moreno Valley, and documented criminal street gang member. A subsequent search of Young’s vehicle revealed two loaded semi-automatic handguns. Young was taken into custody and charged with being a Felon in Possession of a Loaded Firearm, Felon in Possession of Ammunition, Possession of a Concealed Firearm in a Vehicle, and Possession of an Unregistered Firearm. Young was booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is encouraged to contact Deputy Ken Hoon at (951) 486-6700.
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