Former Deputy Pleads not Guilty on Weapons Charges

Former Butte County Sheriff’s Deputy David Martin was back in Superior Court this week.

Posted: Jun 15, 2018 2:57 PM

BUTTE COUNTY, Calif.—Former Butte County Sheriff’s Deputy David Martin was back in Superior Court this week.

He is facing 23 weapons charges for possession of unregistered and illegal assault weapons.

Martin’s trouble started in January when 186 firearms were seized at his Chico home during an ATF raid.

Martin was back in court Thursday and pleaded not guilty on an amended complaint.

Martin will be back in court on July 26th.

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