EL CENTRO, Calif. – El Centro police said they arrested a man after finding marijuana, money, and replica firearms inside his home. The El Centro Police Department said they stopped the driver of a vehicle Friday.
Police said the driver had a loaded handgun on him. During the investigation officers said they found the man was in possession of additional firearms and that he was allegedly involved in running an illegal marijuana dispensary.
ECPD said they obtained a search warrant for his home, where they would several items. The suspect was arrested and booked at the Imperial County Jail.
Police said while medicinal marijuana is legal when following the proper laws and protocol, this individual was not following the laws outlined in the Compassionate Use Act.