Traffic stop leads Kamloops Mounties to drugs, sawed-off shotgun

Cops seize drugs, shotgun

Drugs, a gun and knives were seized over the weekend after a vehicle was pulled over in Sun Rivers for speeding, police say.

According to Mounties, a vehicle was pulled over after police spotted it speeding in the Valleyview area.

“As officers approached the vehicle, drugs were observed inside and its driver was arrested,” Kamloops RCMP Const. Crystal Evelyn said in a news release.

“A further search of the vehicle revealed a sawed-off shotgun, ammunition and knives, along with other items including more suspected drugs and paraphernalia.”

One man was arrested and later released.

The investigation is ongoing.

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