RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Felon in Possession of a Firearm|
|Station Area:||Moreno Valley|
|Written Date:||November 12, 2020||Time:||12:17 AM|
|Incident Date:||November 11, 2020||Time:||5:47 PM|
|Incident Location:||23000 block of Sunnymead Boulevard, Moreno Valley|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Jose Ayala |
On Wednesday, November 11th, 2020, at 5:47 P.M., members of the Moreno Valley Station’s Special Enforcement Team conducted a traffic stop in the 23000 block of Sunnymead Boulevard, in the city of Moreno Valley. Deputies contacted, Dreyon Grant, a 21-year-old resident of Moreno Valley. Grant gave deputies consent to search his vehicle. A subsequent search of Grant’s vehicle revealed a loaded semi-automatic handgun inside of the vehicle.
Grant was taken into custody and charged with being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Felon in Possession of Ammunition, Possession of an Unregistered Firearm, and Possession of a Concealed Firearm in a Vehicle. Grant was booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Deputy Kevin Mahoney at (951) 486-6700.
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