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Firearm Arrest

On August 17, 2023 at approximately 12:36 P.M., a Monterey Police Officer received a suspicious text message on his department issued cell phone from an unknown subject. The subject appeared to be texting the wrong number and unaware he was texting a police officer. The subject proceeded to text the officer that he was in Monterey and in possession of a firearm. The subject requested assistance in confronting a group of males for an unknown reason. The subject texted he was on North Fremont Street in Monterey and gave the description of the vehicle he was driving. FULL NEWS RELEASE IN PDF