Authorities discovered an AK-47 and marijuana at the home of a convicted felon Tuesday, according to police.
Victoria police and Victoria County deputies stopped a vehicle in the 1800 block of East Power Avenue for a traffic infraction that day, according to a Victoria Police Department Facebook page published Wednesday.
The officers and deputies were assisted by other members of the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Task Force.
An investigation revealed the vehicle’s only occupant, Michael Delgado, 22, had a gun. Delgado is a convicted felon, according to police.
Delgado was arrested on a charge of unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon.
Further investigation revealed he had a gun and drugs at his home, and a search warrant was issued.
An AK-47 and marijuana were discovered inside the home, according to police. Delgado received additional charges of unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon and possession of marijuana.