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SACRAMENTO COUNTY—

Sheriff’s deputies arrested a man Friday night who they say owned a cache of illegal machine guns.

The arrest stemmed from an investigation into the man, 47-year-old Gold River resident Jack Holsey.

Deputies served Holsey’s home near Gold River and Coloma roads a search warrant on Friday, finding a cache of a dozen machine guns, drugs, and “other contraband.”

Holsey was arrested and now faces charges of possessing an assault weapon, possession of a controlled substance, and possession of child pornography.

Officials note that the Sheriff’s IMPACT Division executed the search warrant and arrest.

Holsey mugshot

Mugshot: Jack Holsey