Deputies spotted Michael Weir, 28 of weaving through traffic in the area of Main Street and Camino Los Banos in San Jacinto. Weir ran a stop sign and sped off recklessly.
The suspect turned onto a dead-end street and was apprehended by officers, Sgt. Michelle Larson said.
A search of the vehicle revealed three handguns, including one that was stolen from another state and ammunition.
Weir was subsequently arrested for driving under the influence of a controlled substance, outstanding felony warrants, felony evading a peace officer, felon in possession of weapons and ammunition and possession of stolen property.
A passenger in the vehicle was later released.
Anyone with further information regarding this case is urged to contact Officer Newby at 951-654-2702.
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