STOCKTON (CBS13) — Officers say they seized thousands of dollars worth of cash as well as some guns during a search of a home prompted by a traffic stop on Thursday.
Stockton police say officers pulled over a car near Volpi Drive and Houston Avenue around 1:30 p.m. Exactly what prompted the traffic stop is unclear, but officers were soon searching the car.READ MORE: Video Released Of Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting Of Tahoe Park Resident Who Shot At Authorities
A loaded gun was found during the search of the car, police say. Officers later searched the suspect’s home and found three other guns as well as promethazine.READ MORE: Coroner Identifies Passenger Killed In Wrong-Way DUI Crash On Highway 99
Officers say they also found around $55,000 in cash during the search.MORE NEWS: Looting Suspect Accused Of Dozens Of Thefts Arrested In South Lake Tahoe
The suspect, 22-year-old Juan Hernandez, was arrested and is facing weapons and drug charges.