The following is a press release issued by the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office. The information has not been proven in a court of law and any individuals described should be presumed innocent until proven guilty:
On 09-29-2022 at 2:43 A.M., Mendocino County Sheriff’s Deputies were on routine patrol when they observed a subject sleeping on a set of steps to a local business in the 1300 block of North State Street in Ukiah, California.
The Deputies contacted the subject and identified him as Scott Faber. A records check revealed that Faber had two outstanding no-cite Mendocino County misdemeanor warrants for his arrest. The Deputies arrested Faber for the warrants. A search, incident to arrest, revealed a personal use quantity of suspected methamphetamine and a live firearm cartridge on his person.
The Deputies researched Faber’s criminal history and learned he was lawfully prohibited from possessing ammunition.
Faber was arrested for 30305(a)(1) PC (Felony – Unlawful Possession of Ammunition), 11377(a) HS (Misdemeanor – Possession Controlled Substance) and the Misdemeanor Arrest Warrants.
Faber was booked into the Mendocino County Jail where he was held in lieu of 25,000.00 bail.