A convicted felon arrested in Moreno Valley for allegedly possessing an unregistered gun remained behind bars Sunday in lieu of $45,000 bail.

Jonathan Pitchford, 36, was taken into custody at 3:15 p.m. Wednesday after he was pulled over by deputies near Dorner and Ramsdell drives, according to the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department.

Authorities said Pitchford had a loaded and unregistered firearm and was arrested.

He was booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center on suspicion of various gun crimes.

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