Chico man arrested after drugs, guns found in storage unit

Oct 16, 2015 7:15 PM by News Staff

Butte County Drug agents busted a Chico man on a variety of drug and weapons charges Wednesday.

BINTF agents served a search warrant at a home on Raven Lane, where they located 22 pounds of marijuana and arrested 23-year-old Dominic Montellaro.

Further investigation revealed Montellaro had rented a storage unit on Nord Avenue, and inside it agents found another 30 pounds of pot, cocaine, prescription drugs and equipment used for making Butane Honey Oil.

Montellaro was also found to be in possession of an AK-47 style assault rifle with a 30 round magazine, and a MAC-10 type machine pistol.

Montellaro was booked into the Butte County Jail and is facing several felony charges.


Most Popular