Indio police arrest man for possession of weapons during probation search

INDIO, Calif. - A man faces several weapon charges after being arrested following a probation search in Indio.

On Tuesday, detectives from the Indio Police Department’s Street Crimes Unit conducted follow-up on several recent shootings. During a probation search in the 80000 block of Sabita Drive, Jayro Castro was found to be in possession of a short barrel rifle and an unregistered handgun.

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Castro was arrested for several weapons charges and booked into the Riverside County Jail. 

This is an ongoing investigation, anyone with information is asked to call Indio Police at (760) 391-4057.

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