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Felon faces federal charges after Moses Lake Police find him with three illegal guns

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MOSES LAKE, Wash. -

Last week, Moses Lake Police officers teamed up with members of the Northwest Violent Offender’s Task Force to locate a wanted felon and confiscate his illegally-possessed guns. The Grant County Sheriff’s Office and Department of Corrections were also involved in tracking this guy down.

Task force officers found 24-year-old Isaac Bruno Avila and took him down on a traffic stop. While Avila was being arrested, officers found evidence of firearms and ammunition inside his vehicle. As a felon, and being on probation, Avila is prohibited from possessing firearms or ammunition.

Avila was arrested and a search warrant was served on his car. Officers located three illegally possessed firearms, including an AK-47 type rifle, a SKS rifle and a shotgun. Avila was booked into the Grant County Jail, and the case has been referred to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms for federal charges.

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