Release Date/Time: 11/28/2012 10:10 AM
Violence Suppression Unit officers attempted to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation in the area of Garner Ave. at N. Sanborn Rd. The vehicle refused to stop and a low speed pursuit ensued. The pursuit lasted approximately ten minutes and finally ended at Williams Rd. near Alma Ave. A PIT maneuver was used to stop the suspect vehicle.
The three occupants in the vehicle were taken into custody without incident. A search revealed a firearm and methamphetamine with indication of sales. The driver, Oscar Adrian Lopez (21) faces charges of evading and possession of methamphetamine for sales. Cesar Gomar (18) was charged with possession of a firearm and Jose Castro (18) was charged with possession of methamphetamine for sale. All three are known gang members and also face gang enhancements.
The three were transported to county jail and booked on the listed charges.
Release Authorized by: Officer Miguel Cabrera