By Christopher Baker

ROCKLIN (CBS13) — The Rocklin Police Department announced the arrest of a felon found in possession of a gun.

On Sunday, an officer was on patrol in the area of Rocklin Road and Interstate 80 when they conducted a traffic stop due to a code violation.

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The officer confirmed that the driver was on parole for shooting into an inhabited dwelling/vehicle.

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Police searched the vehicle and discovered a loaded firearm underneath the passenger seat.

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The suspect, 21-year-old Antwan Taylor of Stockton, was arrested for several firearms violations, including a charge of being a felon in possession of a firearm.