Sheriff’s deputies arrest 2 on suspicion of running chop shop in Delano

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The Kern County Sheriff’s Office stumbled upon a suspected chop shop while responding to another call.

On May 31, deputies went to a home on Casey Avenue in Delano to arrest a man with active warrants. While there, deputies found two dismantled vehicles that had been reported stolen from Bakersfield.

Deputies say they also found a stun gun, drug paraphernalia and ammunition.

They arrested Amado Torres and Jonathan Gonzalez — a wanted parolee.

Both face numerous charges including operating a chop shop.

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