Posted by on September 22, 2017 11:52 am
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(BayAreaNewsTalk.com) – The California Highway Patrol arrested a Marina man for drug and weapons offenses at his home Wednesday morning.

William Dixon, 34, a convicted felon, was under investigation by multiple agencies for suspected drug and illegal weapon offenses, the CHP said.

The CHP served a search warrant at Dixon’s Marina home a mile away from an elementary school around 7:30 a.m., according to the CHP.

Dixon was in possession of a semi-automatic rifle equipped with a silencer, and high capacity magazines, the CHP said. Heroin and methamphetamine also were found in Dixon’s residence, the CHP said.

Dixon was booked in the Monterey County Jail for being a felon in possession of an assault rifle and ammunition. A female resident of the house also faces possible charges of possession of drugs for sale, the CHP said.