Adelanto Felon Arrested for Possession of a Firearm

Adelanto Felon Arrested for Possession of a Firearm

VICTORVILLE – A 30-year-old Adelanto man was arrested for the possession of a firearm after a Victorville traffic stop on Tuesday night.

During a traffic stop at around 10:52 p.m. in the area of Starshine and Pluto Drives a Victorville deputy made contact with the driver, Devion Earl Barris.  While speaking with Barris, the deputy noticed a bag containing marijuana sitting on the front passenger seat of the vehicle. Barris was found to be a felon and a search was conducted on the vehicle. During the search, a handgun was located.

Since Barris was a convicted felon, he was prohibited from possessing a firearm and was arrested. He was booked into the High Desert Detention Center.

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact the Victorville Police Department at (760) 241-2911. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78CRIME (27463) or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at

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