(THUNDER BAY, ON) – A patrol officer was conducting speed enforcement on Dawson Road by Hunter Road on July 22, 2018 just before 5:00 a.m. when he noticed a vehicle going at a very high rate of speed.
The vehicle was stopped and the male driver was spoken to by the officer.
During this interaction, the officer observed Marihuana in plain view.
The male was arrested for possession of a controlled substance.
A search of the vehicle resulted in additional Marihuana and a loaded handgun with ammunition being located.
The 28 year old male driver from Quebec will appear in court this morning charged with multiple weapons possession charges and a drug possession charge.
Source: Thunder Bay Police Service