Man arrested on drug and weapons charges

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The Fresno Police Department’s MAGEC team has arrested a man for having drugs and weapons.

27 year old Michael Hernandez faces gang charges as well as being a felon with a firearm and drug possession.

Officers served a search warrant at a home on on East Byrd Avenue yesterday. They say Hernandez ran when detectives arrived. They say he pulled out a semi-automatic handgun and tossed it over a fence. 

Police arrested Hernandez. Officers say they found the handgun. They say it was loaded and had been reported stolen. Police say another semi-automatic handgun and drugs were found in the home. 

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