An Ocean View man was arrested and charged March 15 for an array of firearms offenses.
Hawaii Island police reported that Federico Tacderan, of Ocean View, was arrested and charged with in a residential area of the 92-9100 block of Tree Fern Lane in Ocean View.
Police responded to a complaint from residents about 3 p.m and discovered that Tacderan was discharging a firearm in the area. He had been previously convicted of crimes that prohibited him from owning a gun or ammunition. Police recovered a firearm and ammunition following the execution of a search warrant on the residence.
He is being held on $11,500 bail pending a court appearance.