Three men suspected of dealing marijuana illegally while armed were arrested during a search of a Coachella property, authorities said Saturday.

Timothy De Anda, 33, of Coachella, Fernando Javier Garibay, 30, of Desert Hot Springs, and Stephen Isaac Medina, 25, of La Quinta were taken into custody without incident and booked into the Benoit Detention Center in Indio on Friday.

De Anda was arrested on suspicion of possession of cannabis for sale, along with Medina, who was additionally booked for alleged possession of an unregistered loaded handgun. Garibay was booked for warrants related to prior cases, as well as on suspicion of presenting false identification to law enforcement.

He’s being held in lieu of $50,000 bail, while Medina posted a $10,000 bond and was released from custody Saturday morning.

Bail information was not available for De Anda.

According to Sgt. Mariano Matos of the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, deputies served a search warrant at a house in the 52-400 block of Jennifer Way, near Valley Road, at about 7 p.m., and encountered the three suspects.

“During the search warrant, three guns, approximately nine pounds of processed cannabis and items indicative to narcotic sales were located and seized,” Matos said.

An undisclosed amount of cash was also seized with the bags of marijuana, according to sheriff’s officials.

Background information on the three suspects was unavailable.

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