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Whittier Police Execute High-Risk Search Warrant

Posted On: March 28, 2014

On March 28, 2014, at approximately 4am, the Whittier Police Departments Special Enforcement Team and S.W.A.T. Team executed a high-risk search warrant in the 8300 Block of College Avenue. During the officers’ search, they discovered two firearms, hundreds of rounds of ammunition, methamphetamine, stolen property, credit card embosser, a skimmer, a read/writer device and hundreds of profiles used by criminals to commit fraud. The suspect in questions was arrested for being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm and numerous other charges. He is currently being held at the Whittier Police Department Jail with a bail amount of $35,000.

The Whittier Police Department encourages the residence of Whittier and Santa Fe Springs to always lock and remove all personal information from their vehicles.

Arrested: Ulices Soto is a 32-year-old resident of Whittier.

Please refer all questions to Community Relations Officer Brad White at 562-567-9208.