Two men are in custody at San Joaquin County jail after allegedly having a gun in a Lodi bar. Mario Estevan Mercado, 30, and Mario Alberto Medina Munguia Jr., 24, are being held in San Joaquin County jail after being apprehended by the Lodi Police Department early Saturday morning on the 100 block of West Turner Road, police said.
Officers responded to the area around 1:50 a.m. Saturday after receiving a call about a man in a bar with a gun in his waistband, said Sgt. Doug Chinn of the Lodi Police Department. Both subjects left the scene before police arrived. However, they were found near the bar and were apprehended at gunpoint by officers, Chinn said.