Four people were arrested on gun and gang charges after leading police on a brief pursuit in the Oleander area of town.
On Wednesday around 5:30 p.m., Bakersfield Police Department attempted to a pull over a car near A Street. The car refused to stop and led officers on a short pursuit to Verde Street, according to police.
During the pursuit, police say a gun was thrown from the vehicle.
As a result, four people were arrested for gun violations, conspiracy and gang participation:
- Erik Peralta, 24
- Marissa Ramirez-Tellez, 27
- Lorraine Rivera, 24
- Jose Jimenez, 24.
Jimenez is also accused of evading arrest, according to BPD.