MILPITAS — A 20-year-old Milpitas man was arrested final week after officers allegedly discovered an unregistered handgun and a number of other high-capacity magazines in his automobile, authorities mentioned.
The weapon and magazines have been found about 8:45 p.m. Jan. 3, when an officer stopped Sebastian Santillan for operating a cease signal at Arizona Avenue and Dixon Street, Milpitas police mentioned in a information launch Thursday.
Santillan informed the officer he had a firearm in his automobile, based on police. Extra officers have been summoned to the scene and Santillan was taken into custody with out incident.
Police mentioned officers searched Santillan’s automobile and located a .40-caliber semiautomatic handgun loaded with a 30-round journal, two extra totally loaded high-capacity magazines, an unlawful quantity of marijuana, a switchblade-style knife and brass knuckles.
Santillan was booked into Santa Clara County Jail on a number of fees, together with possession of an unregistered firearm, carrying a hid weapon and possession of high-capacity magazines.
Anybody with details about the case can contact the Milpitas Police Division at 408-586-2400.