Fugitive Wanted in California Arrested in Mooresville
MOORESVILLE, N.C.-- Deputies in Iredell County arrested two suspects, one a fugitive wanted in California.
Bao Vu Tran, 25, of California, and Houng Van Lee, 22, of Florida, were arrested Thursday and each charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.
According to a release, an Iredell County Deputy spotted a an SUV with Florida tags sitting at the end of a dead end street. Tran got out of the vehicle holding a rifle.
When deputies searched the vehicle, they found a glass pipe used for smoking methamphetamine, a flir scope and monitor, two cell phones, two walkie talkies, binoculars, Apple iPad and a credit card embossing machine.
Both Tran and Lee were brought to the Iredell County Detention Center and placed under a $15,000.00 secured bond for the paraphernalia charges while Tran is awaiting extradition to California.