RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Convicted Felon in Possession of a Firearm|
|Station Area:||Gang Task Force|
|Written Date:||08/08/19||Time:||0:00 PM|
|Incident Date:||08/07/19||Time:||0:00 PM|
|Incident Location:||3000 Block of Rubidoux Blvd., Jurupa Valley|
|Reporting Officer:||Sgt. Frank Lodes|
On Wednesday, August 7, 2019, about 1:57 PM, members of the Region 7 Regional Gang Task Force conducted a DMV inquiry of a vehicle parked in front of a known gang residence in the 3000 Block of Rubidoux Boulevard in Jurupa Valley. Task force officers recognized the registered owner as 42-year-old Jurupa Valley resident, Louis Feliciano Jimenez. Task Force officers previously knew Jimenez was a convicted felon and on probation for weapons violations. Task force officers located Jimenez at the residence and conducted a probation search of Jimenez’ vehicle and located a loaded and unregistered handgun concealed in the engine compartment. Jimenez was booked into custody at the Robert Presley Detention Center for the following charges:
- Felon in possession of a firearm
- Possession of an unregistered firearm
- Felon in possession of ammunition
- Two counts of violating probation
The Region 7 Gang Task Force is one of five teams composing the Riverside County Regional Gang Task Force, which is a collaborative effort of several law enforcement agencies with the goal of combating criminal street gangs throughout Riverside County. The Region 7 Gang Task Force is composed of members from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, California Highway Patrol, and Riverside County Probation.
Anyone with additional information regarding this arrest is encouraged to contact Sergeant Frank Lodes from the Region 7 Riverside County Regional Gang Task Force at (951) 955-2734.
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