Saskatoon police lay charges after seizure of firearm, drugs during traffic stop

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Sakatoon police say three people are facing charges after a firearm was located inside a vehicle during a traffic stop Sunday night.

At about 11:15 p.m., a GMC Sierra truck was pulled over by officers in the area of 23rd Street West and Avenue H North.

“The driver attempted to provide police with a fraudulent drivers license. Further investigation located a sawed-off firearm, four different types of ammunition, three knives, a large quantity of cannabis, and 15 grams of psilocybin” police said in a news release.

Police say two men ages 29 and 26, along with a 28-year-old woman are facing several weapons and drug related charges.

The driver of the vehicle faces additional charges of obstruction and possession of fraudulent identity documents.

  Saskatoon police say three people are facing charges after a firearm was located inside a vehicle during a traffic stop Sunday night.