Passenger wearing body armour and fully loaded pistol caught in a Mississauga
Published January 13, 2023 at 8:34 am
A driver and their passenger face criminal charges after a traffic stop in Mississauga.
Police stopped the driver on Hwy. 410 at Derry Road for an expired vehicle registration, OPP said in a tweet just after 7 p.m. on Jan. 12.
Police then discovered the passenger was wearing body armour and balaclava with a fully-loaded, nine-millimetre pistol and thousands of dollars in cash.
Both the driver and passenger face criminal charges and were held for a bail hearing.
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Passenger wearing body armour, fully loaded 9mm pistol, thousands of dollars in cash, a balaclava.
Driver and passenger taken into custody and held for bail facing criminal charges.
Stopped by #MississaugaOPP on #Hwy410/Derry for an expired vehicle registration. #SafeCommunities pic.twitter.com/AVfFMkjy3z
— OPP Highway Safety Division (@OPP_HSD) January 13, 2023