PALMDALE – A 31-year-old paroled gang member was arrested early Tuesday morning after detectives raided a Palmdale home and found an assault rifle and a pound of meth, authorities said.
Sergio Abrego and his 20-year-old brother, David Abrego, were taken into custody around 7:30 a.m., Tuesday, May 13, according to a press release from the Lancaster Sheriff’s Station. Read it below:
After a lengthy investigation, Lancaster Station Narcotics Detectives served a search warrant at a Palmdale residence. Detectives entered a home in the 36900 Block of Solvay Street. They found an SKS Model assault rifle, one pound of Methamphetamine, and a large amount of U.S. Currency.
In the home, they located Suspect Sergio Abrego, who was on parole and a known gang member, and Suspect David Abrego.
Both brothers were transported to the Lancaster Station Jail for booking.
Suspect Sergio Abrego was charged with possession of methamphetamine for sales and a felon in possession of a firearm. He was held on no bail.
Suspect David Abrego was charged with possession of methamphetamine and held on $10,000 bail.