Police: Gainesville men arrested with stolen vehicle, methamphetamine

- Two Gainesville men are under arrest after police say they were caught in a stolen vehicle with methamphetamine and a shotgun.

Officials said that 20-year-old Juan Ramirez and 19-year-old Roberto Chavez were stopped for a traffic violation on Industrial Avenue on Saturday

After being pulled over, police said they realized the two men were occupying a BMW that was reported stolen.

The men were also found to be in possession of methamphetamine, smoking devices, a shotgun, and ammunition, officials said.

Ramirez has been charged with failing to stop at a stop sign, no driver's license on person, possession of methamphetamine, possession of a drug-related object, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, and felony theft by receiving.

Chavez, who had an outstanding warrant for his arrest, was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of a drug-related object, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, felony theft by receiving, and was served with the outstanding arrest warrant.

The men have now been booked into the Hall County Jail.

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