19-year-old man arrested on gun, assault charges


A 19-year-old man was arrested for allegedly using a gun to threaten a person in a Southwest Bakersfield home, according to the Bakersfield Police Department. 

Ricardo Santana was arrested after police responded to the home in the 3500 block of Ora Vista Avenue around 10:20 p.m. Friday. 

When officers arrived, several people tried to flee from the home, but were taken into custody, police said. 

Police determined Santana was the one who had brandished a gun, and executed a search warrant at his residence, where four guns were seized, according to BPD. 

Santana was booked into jail on multiple gun and assault related charges. 

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