OXNARD, Calif. — Oxnard Police officers arrest two people during an enforcement stop in Oxnard on Saturday night.
Oxnard police arrested Luis Villa, 18, Oxnard for several firearm charges.
Officers arrest a second person for misdemeanor narcotics violations.
Police did not provide the identity of the second person arrested.
On Saturday night around 11:30 p.m., two Oxnard Police officers conducted an enforcement stop on a black Ford SUV on the 1700 block of Ukiah Street for vehicle code violations.
Villa, a passenger in the vehicle, immediately fled on foot.
Officers pursued Villa. During the pursuit, officers observed Villa discarding a firearm as he ran.
After a lengthy foot chase, officers were able to apprehend Villa and recover a loaded revolver in the area Villa was observed discarding.
Officers found that the discarded firearm was not registered to Villa.
The second person was also a passenger in the vehicle.
Anyone was information regarding this case or other criminal activity is encouraged to contact the Oxnard Police Department at 805-385-7600.
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