Two men have been arrested, after a traffic stop on the Central Coast led to the discovery of a loaded gun, and drugs in their vehicle.
A Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s deputy on patrol just before one a.m. today noticed an equipment violation with a vehicle. It was stopped on the 900 block of Edison Street in the Santa Ynez Valley.
Officers discovered the men had a loaded pistol, plus methamphetamine and marijuana in the vehicle. Roman Valdez, and Michael Aragon were arrested on a variety of drug possession charges. Valdez was also a parolee already wanted on other charges.