Paradise PD arrest man for illegal gun and drug possession

Paradise Police arrested a man for illegal gun and drug possession in the early morning on May 25.

Posted: May 26, 2019 9:13 AM
Updated: May 26, 2019 9:31 AM

PARADISE, Calif. - Paradise Police arrested a man for illegal gun and drug possession in the early morning on May 25.

Officers initially pulled over a Thomas Bristow in a white Buick near Sawmill and Billie Roads for expired tags.

Bristow was a convicted felon with a suspended license.

Officers found about two grams of methamphetamine, plastic baggies, syringes and a digital scale in the car.

They also found a stolen, loaded semi-automatic pistol, ammo and burglary tools including a lock picking toolset and keys.

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