Riverside Police Department
Press Release


For Immediate Release

Date September 12, 2002
Contact Sergeant Guy Toussaint
Phone (909) 715-3497
Fax (909) 826-2593


Compliance check leads to arrest

Riverside, Ca-  On Thursday, September 12, 2002 at approximately 12:28 pm, officers from the Riverside Police Department, State Parole and Riverside County Probation, conducted a compliance check at a residence in the 7600 block of Fern St. in Riverside. 

While conducting the search, officers located the following weapons:

1.                  (1) One Winchester 3006 Rifle

2.                  (1) One Remington 12 Gauge Sawed off Shotgun

3.                  (1) One AK-47 Assault Rifle

4.                  (2) .38 Caliber Handguns

Three persons were arrested in regards to the weapons:

1.                  Trujillo, Cresencio,       39 years,       Male Hispanic,      Riverside
3056 P.C.  -                         Parole Violation
12021(a)(1) P.C. -              Felon in Possession of a Firearm

 2.                  Amaro, Michael,      23 years,      Male Hispanic,      Riverside
                  12020 P.C.  -                      Possession of a Dangerous / Modified Weapon

 3.                  Lemos, Ruben,       31 years,      Male Hispanic,      Riverside
                   3056 P.C.  -                         Parole Violation
                   12021(a)(1) P.C.  -              Felon in possession of a Firearm

All three suspects were booked into the Riverside County Jail for the listed charges.  The firearms were confiscated from the residence and later booked into Property as evidence.


 Prepared by:
Officer Felix Medina
(909) 826-5939