California man held on drug, weapon allegations in Saline County

| June 19, 2018
Print Friendly, PDF & Email

SALINE COUNTY, Mo. — An out-of-state resident is behind bars and awaiting charges after allegedly being caught with drugs and a weapon in Saline County Monday evening.

The Missouri Highway Patrol report indicates that 20-year-old Eduardo Garcia, of San Bernardino, Ca., was detained in Saline County around 8:02 p.m. Monday.

Garcia was arrested and preliminarily charged with felony possession of cocaine, felony unlawful possession of a firearm as well as felony receiving stolen property.

Garcia was transferred to the Saline County Jail, where he was placed on a 24-hour investigative hold. Formal charges have not yet been filed.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Category: Headlines, Local News, News

About the Author ()

Brian Lock is the News Director for KMZU News. He is a resident of Carrollton and attended the University of Missouri - Columbia.