A Fresno man was arrested Saturday after police say he was stopped carrying an illegal knife and methamphetamine for sale.
Police said they found Juan Garcia, 26, in the area of Pierce and Alta avenues in southeast Fresno and he admitted to carrying a fixed-blade knife for protection.
Police said Garcia also carried an ounce of methamphetamine packaged for sale, an electronic scale, and additional narcotic paraphernalia.
Garcia admitted to selling the methamphetamine to support his own drug habit, police said.
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Garcia was booked into the Fresno County Jail for possession of narcotics for sale and for carrying the concealed weapon which is considered to be a dagger, police said.