Underground capturing vary Fontana, S.M.A.S.H. Gang Enforcement.
Police found an underground capturing vary whereas serving a search warrant Thursday night on the Fontana house of a recognized gang member, authorities stated.
In an announcement, the Fontana Police Division stated members of its S.M.A.S.H. Gang Enforcement Unit discovered a manhole in the home that led to the capturing vary and a hiding space.
Officers situated “quite a few” weapons and hundreds of rounds of ammunition, together with a 100-round drum for an AR-15 rifle, the information launch stated.
An unspecified variety of suspects have been arrested with out incident and booked. Their names and the precise fees weren’t disclosed.
“Pleasant message to anybody who needs to interact in criminality and be a member of a gang: We are going to by no means hand over on maintaining our neighborhood secure and freed from violence,” the police assertion stated. “We’re the champions at hide-and-seek, and no manhole will assist you to. In case you conceal, we’ll discover you. In case you run, you’ll go to jail drained.”
“We strongly advocate that you just put as a lot effort as you probably did in your underground cave into changing into a productive member of society,” the division added. “You’ll thank us later for this recommendation.”