Victorville Felon Arrested for Possession of Drugs and an AK-47 During Gang Sweep

Victorville Felon Arrested for Possession of Drugs and an AK-47 During Gang Sweep

VICTORVILLE – A 44-year-old Victorville man was arrested after a traffic stop made by the High Desert Regional Gang Team on Thursday. Shortly before 5:00 p.m. the Regional Gang Team, who was conducting proactive gang enforcement in the County area of  National Trails Highway and Fern Way made contact with the driver, Zachariah Pacillas, who was observed reaching toward the center console area of his vehicle. Upon closer inspection, the deputy could see Methamphetamine had been dumped out of its container into the area.

The vehicle was searched and a loaded AK-47 with a 30 round magazine, a loaded .357 magnum and a black plastic mask was located in the trunk. Pacillas was arrested and booked into the High Desert Detention Center for being a Convicted Felon in Possession of an Assault Weapon and in Possession of a Controlled Substance while Armed. He is being held in lieu of $50,000 bail and is scheduled to appear at the Victorville Superior Court on Monday afternoon.

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  • Zachariah Pacillas: VPD