On Wednesday March 29, 2017 at 2:44 A.M Officer Wilkins stopped Armando Reyes (10-29-93) near the intersection of West 16th St and O St. While speaking with Reyes Officer Wilkins noticed Reyes had his right hand tucked in his sleeve. Officer Wilkins was able to see a small revolver concealed his Reyes right hand. Officer Wilkins was able to remove the gun and arrest Reyes. The gun was a .22 caliber revolver and had one live .22 caliber ammunition round chambered. Reyes was booked for being a narcotic addict in possession of firearm.
Merced Police are asking anyone with any information regarding this crime to contact Sgt. Solis at (209) 385-4703, or you can Private Message ALLmercednews.