8 arrested at adjoining apartments in drug bust

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) — Eight people were arrested earlier this week during a drug bust at adjoining apartments.

The Kern County Sheriff's Office served search warrants at apartments on the 800 block of 33rd Street. Deputies found a loaded gun, drugs and evidence of drug sales, according to the sheriff's office.

Arrested on suspicion of various drug-related crimes or outstanding warrants were Crystal Gutierrez, Victor Candela, Angel Arias, Orlando Contreras, Trisha Garcia, Cynthia Nieto, Andrew Perales and Leah Vega.