Brawley PD arrests man walking through town with a loaded shot gun


BRAWLEY – The Brawley Police Department Communication Center received a report Friday of an individual allegedly walking in the area of the 300 block of A Street with a gun, said a press release from the Brawley Police Department.

According to the press release, police officers responded to the area and located a subject matching the clothing and physical description provided. A search of the area was conducted and a loaded shotgun was located on a vacant lot on the 600 block of North Imperial Avenue.

The suspect, 29-year-old Brawley resident Steven George Ambriz, was reportedly taken into custody without incident and later booked into the Imperial County Jail on suspicion of weapons charges.