A 22-year-old man was arrested Friday morning after a gun went off near a child in a residential backyard, the Monterey County Sheriff’s Office announced today.Deputies responded to the residence at 17170 Tarpey Road in unincorporated Monterey County near Watsonville around 10:30 a.m. where they found Luis Ramirez and five other males in the backyard with a small child, according to the sheriff’s office.One of the males appeared to be reloading a weapon, sheriff’s officials said. When the deputies arrived, all six males reportedly ran inside the home.The deputies obtained a search warrant for the residence. Inside, they allegedly found a .25 caliber weapon, .25 caliber ammunition, cocaine and marijuana.Ramirez was arrested on drug, weapon and child endangerment charges.
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