A convicted felon accused of possessing a loaded gun remained jailed Wednesday on $10,000 bail after being arrested in Moreno Valley.

Luis Miranda, 25, of Moreno Valley was booked at the Riverside jail on Tuesday on suspicion of being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition, according to Riverside County Sheriff’s Sgt. Jose Ayala.

The arrest stemmed from a traffic stop at 7:11 p.m. in the 25000 block of Fir Avenue, sheriff’s officials said.

Inside the vehicle was Miranda, who deputies say told them he was carrying a loaded gun, according to Ayala. Deputies searched Miranda, found the gun and then took him into custody.

No additional information was provided.

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