Two men are behind bars this morning, accused of vehicle theft and several gun charges.
California Highway Patrol officers arrested 36-year-old Adan Villegas and 21-year-old Rafael Hererra Wednesday night in Lebec. Officers ran a registration check and discovered the car they were driving was stolen.
CHP also found a loaded TEC 9 assault gun with a loaded 50-round magazine, according to CHP.
The two men face auto theft, gun and gang-related charges.
Villegas is due in court Friday.