Scarborough Man Facing Charges After Police Allege Finding A Loaded Firearm During Traffic Stop

AM800-News-OPP-Cruiser

A Scarborough man is facing 8 separate charges after police allege they found a loaded firearm in his car.

Leeds OPP say Saturday just before 7pm they stopped a vehicle for speeding on Highway 401 near the Leeds and the Thousand Islands.

Thats when they allege they found a loaded firearm.

The 20 year old is facing a slew of weapons related charges - including dangerous possession charges, unauthorized possession, and careless storage among others.

Police say they continue the investigation.