Two individuals have been arrested and numerous weapons seized after Long Beach Police Department’s (LBPD) served a search warrant in the 6400 block of Atlantic Avenue, according to police.
On May 8, at approximately 5:20pm, officers and detectives working with the California Department of Justice Firearms Bureau Prohibited Possessor Team served the warrant, which led to the arrest and seizure of the weapons, which included two assault rifles, a .22 caliber rifle, two handguns, multiple parts to assault rifles, magazines for the weapons and ammunition.
The suspects are a husband and wife, and they have been identified as 41-year-old James Anthony Harvey and 37-year-old City Harvey, both residents of Long Beach.
James Harvey was arrested for ex-felon in possession of a firearm, child endangerment and unlawful possession of ammunition. He was booked in to the Long Beach Jail and is being held on $100,000 bail. He is a prohibited possessor for prior felony conviction out of North Carolina.
City Harvey was arrested for giving a firearm to a prohibited possessor and child endangerment. She was booked into the Long Beach City Jail and is also being held on $100,000 bail.
The Department of Child Services took a 22-month-old child into protective custody after both parents were arrested.