Law enforcement served a search warrant at a residence in the 2000 block of Girard Street in Delano after detectives developed information that a 27-year-old Paramount resident and several co-conspirators were involved in drug trafficking.

Investigators found five pounds of methamphetamine and a loaded .357 handgun at the home.

Israel Corrales, the Paramount resident, and Artemio Ramirez, 37, of Los Angeles, were arrested on suspicion of conspiracy and several drug-related charges.

- Kern County Sheriff's Office