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Police: Loaded handgun discovered after driver stopped in North Perth

Perth County OPP says a R.I.D.E. check led to the discovery of a loaded handgun.

Officers were carrying out the program on Perth Line 88 in North Perth around 9:30 Thursday night when they stopped a vehicle with only the driver in it.

Police say the driver blew over twice the legal limit for alcohol and they discovered a loaded handgun beside the driver’s seat, and two long guns elsewhere in the vehicle.

A 35-year-old from North Perth faces a raft of charges including Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose.

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