By Santa Maria Police Dept.
On Thursday, May 4, 2023, at about 3:00 AM, the Santa Maria Police Department (SMPD) Detective Bureau, in conjunction with the SMPD SWAT Team, served two search warrants and an arrest warrant in the City. Warrants were served at residences in the 1100 block of W. Creston Street and the 500 block of Summerhill Avenue.
As a result, 35-year-old Ulisses Ramon Guzman was taken into custody on an arrest warrant.
Guzman was booked into the Santa Barbara County Jail for Sales & Distribution of Firearms (including assault weapons), Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Parole Violation and a Gang Enhancement.
Anyone with information related to this incident is encouraged to contact Detective Ruben Peinado at (805) 928 -3781 ext. 1357 or the SMPD Communications Center at (805) 928 – 3781 ext. 2277.