Susanville man faces weapons charges

A Susanville man is in custody at the Lassen County Jail facing weapons charges.

Sean Antonio Garcia

According to a statement from the Susanville Police Department, Sean Antonio Garcia, 24, of Susanville was arrested Monday, Dec. 7 o charges of brandishing a firearm, resisting arrest and several other weapons violations. He’s being held in lieu of $150,000 bail.

According to the statement, SPD officers responded to a report of a man brandishing a weapon near the 500 block of Limoneria Avenue about 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 7. Responding officers observed a man matching the description walking away from the area. As the officers attempted to contact the man, he fled on foot and was quickly apprehended less than a block away.

Upon canvassing the area, a firearm was located near the area of arrest and Garcia was taken into custody.