Traffic stop leads Santa Rosa police to AR-15 automatic rifle, drugs; 2 arrested

Updated on: January 15, 2023 / 7:49 AM / CBS/Bay City News Service SANTA ROSA – Two men were arrested on Friday in Santa Rosa for allegedly possess...

January 17, 2023
5:50 AM

Updated on: January 15, 2023 / 7:49 AM / CBS/Bay City News Service SANTA ROSA – Two men were arrested on Friday in Santa Rosa for allegedly possessing multiple firearms -- including an automatic rifle -- and narcotics for sale following a traffic stop. Santa Rosa police officers stopped a vehicle for a code violation at about 1:30 p.m. near Farmers Lane and Sonoma Avenue, and searched the vehicle after smelling burnt marijuana, according to a statement from Santa Rosa Police.  Traffic stop leads to gun being found followed by a search warrant at the driver's residence.