DATE OF EVENT: August 25, 2019
TYPE OF EVENT: Felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition.
LOCATION: 300 W. Wilson Ave.
CHARGES: PC 29800(a)(1) – Felon in possession of firearm
PC 20305(a)(1) – Felon in possession of ammunition
SUSPECT: David Haynes -40 YOA Ridgecrest resident
On 08/25/19, at approximately 2335 hours, Ridgecrest Police Officers were on patrol when they contacted David Haynes in the 300 block of W. Wilson Ave. It was learned that Haynes was on probation with search terms. During a search of his vehicle, a loaded firearm was located along with several rounds of ammunition. Haynes is a convicted felon and is prohibited from being in possession of the firearm and ammunition. He was arrested and later booked into the Kern County Jail – Mojave.
Jed McLaughlin, Chief of Police
PREPARED BY: Sgt. N. Lloyd