Fresno police arrested a convicted felon and gang member on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, weapon and drug charges, and for allegedly burglarizing his ex-wife’s residence and then attempting to ram her with his vehicle.
Fresno police said Rickey Finney, 35, was arrested Thursday after officers spotted him beside a vehicle in the parking lot of the Red Roof Inn on the 4100 block of Blackstone Avenue in central Fresno. Finney walked away from the vehicle when he saw police, leaving the car running with its door open. Police quickly caught up to him and placed him under arrest.
Inside his vehicle, police found a loaded semi-automatic handgun on the floorboard of the driver’s side. Police also found magazines, ammunition and methamphetamine inside the car.