SUTTER COUNTY (CBS13) — Authorities say a Sutter County man has been arrested after a warrant search uncovered an illegal assault rifle, among other things.
The search was done back on Tuesday at a home along the 6600 block of Sawtelle Avenue, south of Yuba City.READ MORE: Hamilton Fans Evacuated After Fire Alarm Goes Off In Sacramento Convention Center
According to the Sutter County Sheriff’s Office, several illegal items were uncovered, including: an illegal assault rifle, illegal magazines and drugs. The sheriff’s office did not expand on why the rifle is classified as illegal.READ MORE: Missing Marysville Teen Carmen Miller May Be Victim Of Sex Trafficking, Police Say
Rusty Orion Chastain, a 39-year-old Live Oak resident, was arrested and booked into Sutter County Jail. His bond was set at $50,000, but the sheriff’s office say he has since bailed out.MORE NEWS: Proposed Campground Expansion At Auburn State Recreation Area Draws Concern Over Wildfire Risk
Chastain is facing numerous charges, including being a felon in possession of weapons, possession of illegal weapons, and other drug-related charges.