On January 20 at about 10:20PM, officers from the Oxnard Police Department conducted a traffic stop for a vehicle code violation at Glenwood Drive and M Street in Oxnard. The driver, Moreno, was on searchable probation.
Officers searched the vehicle and located a loaded firearm under the driver’s seat. A loaded high capacity magazine was inserted in the weapon; additionally, the serial number had been removed.
Officers also located numerous Xanax pills along with material indicative of drug sales. Moreno was also in possession of Xanax pills. He was arrested for numerous firearms-related violations, and possession for sale of a controlled substance. A female passenger in the vehicle was released at the scene.
Anyone with information regarding this case or other criminal activity is encouraged to contact the Oxnard Police Department at (805) 385-7600, or online via the Oxnard Police Department’s website: www.oxnardpd.org, and clicking on Report Suspicious Activity. You can remain anonymous if you choose to do so. You can remain anonymous by calling the Ventura County Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-8477.
You can also visit this site: www.venturacountycrimestoppers.org to submit a tip via text or email. Booking photographs for adult felony arrest available on the department website: www.oxnardpd.org under crime & safety, and booking / call logs.