Police arrested a suspect on multiple felony charges and confiscated a weapon along with multiple munitions following a traffic stop near Downtown Long Beach, Wednesday.
Mario Quinonez, a 24-year old resident of Long Beach, was booked on multiple charges including a probation violation and for being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm, police said.
Officers also confiscated a ghost gun, police said, which often refers to firearms that are bought or assembled from pieces that cannot be traced, and are devoid of a serial number. Along with that firearm, officers recovered an AR-15 rifle upper receiver, multiple high-capacity magazines and ammunition.
Earlier this week, #LBPD South DET officers recovered a ghost gun, AR-15 pistol upper receiver, multiple high capacity magazines, & ammunition. Proactive police work like this helps keep our Long Beach streets safe. The suspect was arrested on multiple felony charges. #LBPDSafety pic.twitter.com/KRWUm1khAw
— Long Beach PD (CA) (@LBPD) October 10, 2020
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