Despite a rainy Halloween, there was no shortage of ninjas out and about during the holiday weekend.
Turlock police arrested a suspect allegedly in possession of nunchaku, commonly known as “nunchucks,” shortly after midnight on Nov. 3.
Officers contacted a male subject, later identified as Allen Barriga-Avila, 23, at approximately 12:50 a.m. on the 1800 block of Shadow Park Drive.
Barriga-Avila had been reported as a suspicious person, reports the Turlock Police Department.
Upon contacting Barriga-Avila, officers allegedly found that he was in possession of nunchucks, reports Turlock police. It is illegal to possess nunchucks under California Penal Code 16590.
Barriga-Avila was arrested and booked.