Brampton speeder charged after loaded handgun found under driver’s seat: police


Published February 1, 2022 at 2:24 pm

Police have charged a 19-year-old from Brampton after officers allegedly found a loaded handgun in a car during a traffic stop.

The OPP Highway Safety Division says officers stopped a driver for going 183 km/h on Highway 407.

While officers were investigating, police say a loaded handgun was located under the driver’s seat.

Police say the driver was in breach of court conditions and was arrested by officers. 

The 19-year-old has been charged with multiple weapons and traffic offences.

The accused’s name has not yet been released.



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