Two guns seized during a traffic stop

Posted On Friday August 09, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, August 9, 2019     10:49am 

 (Ottawa) –Two handguns were seized and three men were arrested during a traffic stop early this morning. 

At about 1 a.m., officers from P.I.V.O.T. observed a vehicle driving erratically on Lorry Greenberg Drive and engaged in a traffic stop.   

The driver and two passengers were arrested for offences under the Highway Traffic Act, Liquor License Act and for obstructing police.   During the arrest, a loaded Smith & Wesson 38 Special Revolver and a Ruger P95 9mm were seized from the vehicle.   

Three men are facing multiple charges. 

Update on charges to follow.  

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