SANTA ROSA, Calif. (KRON) – A Santa Rosa man was arrested throughout a visitors cease for driving beneath the affect and possession of a ghost gun, in response to the Santa Rosa Police Division.
Shortly earlier than midnight, an officer noticed a number of automobile code violations on a automotive touring northbound on Mendocino Avenue. The officer carried out a visitors cease and started to scent the odor of alcohol and freshly burnt marijuana coming from the automotive, police mentioned.
The driving force was recognized as Martel Nelson, 27, of Santa Rosa. He displayed indicators of alcohol and marijuana impairment, permitting for officers to conduct a DUI investigation, SRPD mentioned.
Throughout a search of Nelson’s automobile, officers positioned a Polymer 80 and a ghost gun, which was loaded with 13 rounds of ammunition.
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Nelson was arrested for driving beneath the affect, possession of an unregistered firearm and possession of a loaded firearm in public. He was booked into Sonoma County Jail.