SONOMA (CBS SF) – A pickup truck driver who was pulled over for speeding near Lake Sonoma on Saturday afternoon was found with several unregistered guns in his truck, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A CHP officer stopped the truck, driven by Daniel Edward Young, 49, of Cloverdale, after seeing it traveling at 46 mph in a 30 mph zone on Skaggs Spring Road around 12:30 p.m., CHP officials said.READ MORE: UPDATE: Witness Claims Oakland Police Searching for Wrong Car in Road Rage Homicide
The officer learned that Young’s driver’s license had expired in 2005, and noticed that the interior of the truck smelled like marijuana, according to the CHP.
A search of the truck revealed a handgun, a rifle and a shotgun—all of which were unregistered. The handgun was concealed and within Young’s reach, CHP officials said.READ MORE: Wrong-Way Driver Arrested For DUI After Deadly Head-On Crash on Highway 101 in Rohnert Park
The officer also found a pipe and a small amount of marijuana.
According to the CHP, Young has an extensive criminal record. He was arrested on charges including driving while unlicensed and being in possession of a concealed firearm, an unregistered firearm, and marijuana.MORE NEWS: Piedmont Police Seek 5 Juvenile Suspects In Carjacking
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