Police need your help locating suspect after search warrant yielded drugs and assault rifle

At approximately 2:00 pm on March 28th, Gang Violence Suppression Unit (GVSU) officers developed information that Brandon Torres, was storing a large amount of methamphetamine and an AR-15 in a self-storage unit in Los Banos. GVSU authored and served a search warrant at the storage unit and recovered one and half pounds of methamphetamine, five grams of cocaine and an AR-15 rifle. Torres was not at the storage unit when officer served the warrant.

GVSU is continuing their investigation of this matter and are seeking additional suspects connected with this case. GVSU is asking the public for their assistance in locating Brandon Torres. Citizens with information can remain anonymous. Anonymous Tips can be provided by calling the department’s “Anonymous TIP Line” at (209)385-4725 or by texting your tip to TIP411 (847411) using the keyword “comvip”.