Four gang members, including a juvenile, were arrested Sunday night in southwest Fresno, police reported.
Sgt. Chris Desmond said officers from the Violent Crime Impact Team made the arrests after seeing a suspicious vehicle near Poppy and California avenues about 7 p.m. Officers learned two of the occupants were on parole and were members of the West Fresno Norte gang. Officer said they saw a handgun on the floor of the car. All four suspects had previous firearms arrests.
Arrested were Ruperto Dominguez, 21, Jose Gonzalez, 22, and Adrian Chavez, 23, and a 16-year-old boy. All were booked on firearms charges. Dominguez and Gonzalez also were booked for parole violations.