A Merced man and woman were arrested Tuesday with three firearms and 24 pounds of marijuana, police said.
Police served a search warrant at the home of Heriberto Mendoza Lopez in the 800 block of 23rd Street about 2 p.m. Tuesday, police said.
The 26-year-old’s home had a marijuana grow, packaging material, a stolen firearm and ammunition, according to officers.
He was arrested on suspicion of the sales of narcotics, possession of stolen property and weapons charges.
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Maria Cruz Torres, 23, was also arrested on suspicion of weapons charges and possession of stolen property, police said.
He’s held at Merced County Jail in lieu of $90,000, and she’s held in lieu of $60,000, according to jail records.
Merced Police are asking anyone with any information regarding this incident to contact the Merced Police Department at 209-385-6912 or the Merced Police Department Tipster Line at 209-385-4725. The public can send information via anonymous text messages to police department by dialing “TIP411” (847411) and including the word “Comvip” as the “keyword” in the text message.