(KRON) — The Sunnyvale Police Department arrested a felon and confiscated an illegally-owned rifle and a ghost gun early in the morning of Aug. 5, according to a tweet from the department.

The arrest came after a parole search conducted by detectives and patrol officers.

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“It’s always a good day when we get guns out of the hands of felons who intend to use them to victimize others,” the tweet reads.