Police Locate Gun, Stolen Property, Clear Several Open Cases with Warrant Arrest
On Wednesday afternoon, April 5, 2017, Members of the Department’s Criminal Investigations Division attempted to located 19-year-old Joshua Anthony Puga, who was wanted on an outstanding 2nd Degree Felony Burglary of Habitation Arrest Warrant.
Puga was located near 13th and Oakes and arrested without incident. During a search incident to his arrest, Investigators located a firearm, marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and suspected stolen property.
In addition to the warrant arrest, Puga was charged with Unlawful Carrying Weapon, Possession of Marijuana <2OZ, and Possession Delivery of Drug Paraphernalia.
Subsequent to the field investigation, Detectives linked Puga to several open investigations and additional charges are pending the outcome of those investigations.
More information will be released when it becomes available.