LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — LA County Sheriff’s detectives say they have recovered a missing stun bag shotgun that was reported “lost/stolen”eight days ago.
Compton station detectives recovered the missing shotgun Sunday.READ MORE: Police Dog Reportedly Bites 5-Year-Old Boy In Head
A Compton deputy said he noticed the gun was missing from the trunk of his patrol vehicle at the end of his shift on Saturday, October 3.
Officials said the shotgun was loaded with four less-than-lethal bean bag ammunition shells when it went missing. The weapon can operate as a regular shotgun if loaded with live shotgun shell ammo, authorities said.READ MORE: LAPD Officer Suspended After Resisting Arrest By Ventura County Deputies
Detectives have arrested a male Latino in connection to this incident. The man’s name was not announced.
The investigation is on-going.MORE NEWS: Astros Face Booing Dodgers Crowd For First Time Since Cheating Scandal
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Compton Station at (310) 605-6500. If you prefer to remain anonymous, you may call “Crime Stoppers” at (800) 222-TIPS (8477.)