Search warrant leads to four arrests near Lemoore

The Fresno BeeFebruary 21, 2014 

Four Kings County residents were arrested Thursday on drug and gun charges while Coalinga police served a search warrant.

Coalinga police served the search warrant at the El Dorado Mobile Home Park by Highway 41 near Lemoore. During the search, officers found three guns: a .38-caliber handgun in a car, a .22-caliber rifle and a .380-caliber semi-automatic gun. Many rounds of ammunition were also found in a trailer.

Officers also found 1 pound of methamphetamine, valued at more than $7,500, and a large amount of marijuana. Packaging materials, scales and $4,000 were also found, indicating to police that the drugs were being sold.

Roman "Jesus" Flores, 26, Saul Hernandez, 23, Bianca Leon, 24, and Veronica Jimenez, 47, were arrested and booked into Kings County Jail on various charges, including possession of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance for sales, drug paraphernalia, criminal possession of a firearm and probation violations.

The reporter can be reached at (559) 441-6679 or bvaccari@fresnobee.com.

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