Pomona Gang Member Arrested

STAFF REPORTS
Pomona – On September 10, at approximately 7 p.m., known gang member, Arthur Ramirez, 21, was arrested.

According to the Pomona Police Department, officers from the Gang Violence Suppression Unit contacted Ramirez at his residence on the 700 block of Weber Street.

Ramirez is a known associate of a criminal street gang operating in Pomona. The gang is known to actively participate in shootings, assaults, narcotic sales, and multiple other crimes within the City of Pomona.

Ramirez – who consented to a search of his room – was found to be in possession of a short-barreled 12-gauge shotgun, approximately 200 rounds of live ammunition, and methamphetamine drugs. He was arrested on multiple charges and booked into the Pomona City Jail on $50,000 bail, pending a court date.