Sheriff’s office: Wanted man boards bus with loaded guns

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PLACER COUNTY, Calif. (KTXL) — A man traveling aboard a Greyhound bus with outstanding warrants was arrested after deputies found him carrying two loaded handguns inside his backpack.

Jaquan Shaw, 24, was arrested for two counts of carrying a loaded firearm in public, as well as two other warrants from Contra Costa and San Mateo counties, the Placer County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement.

Two guns recovered during the arrest. (Courtesy: Placer County Sheriff’s Office)

The sheriff’s office received reports of a possibly dangerous man traveling on a Greyhound bus from Reno to Sacramento.

Deputies then staked out the Greyhound station in Colfax, eventually spotting Shaw.

One of the handguns was stolen earlier the same day, deputies said.

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