Convicted felon found with meth and revolver after a traffic stop in Phelan

PHELAN, Calif. (VVNG.com) — A 63-year-old previously convicted felon was arrested for possession of firearms and narcotics after a traffic stop, of...

January 18, 2023
4:42 PM

PHELAN, Calif. (VVNG.com) — A 63-year-old previously convicted felon was arrested for possession of firearms and narcotics after a traffic stop, officials said. On Tuesday, January 16, 2023, at 9:30 a.m., Deputy J. Delano attempted to stop a 2003 white Dodge Durango for California vehicle code violations, on Powerline Road in Phelan. Officials said when Deputy Delano activated his overhead lights, the driver made a sharp turn up an embankment. The driver of the vehicle, later identified as Charles Smith, a resident of El Mirage, threw a small back object out the passenger side window of the vehicle and came to a stop approximately 100 yards later.

Victor Valley News Group