On Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 7:30 a.m., an Oxnard police officer stopped a silver Chevy Monte Carlo for a traffic violation in the area of Lark Street and Saviers Road.
During the traffic stop the front passenger, Daniel Gutierrez, 39, was found to be a convicted felon and was on probation. A probation search was conducted and a loaded handgun was located near Gutierrez. Gutierrez was arrested for various weapons and drug related violations.
The Oxnard Police Department continues to encourage residents to be partners in public safety as part of the Operation Safer and Stronger initiative. Anyone with information regarding criminal activity is encouraged to contact the Oxnard Police Department at (805) 385-7600, or you can remain anonymous by calling the Ventura County Crime Stoppers at (805) 222-8477.