Police recover gun, drugs after traffic stop

RCIPS Station

A 22-year-old George Town man appeared in court Thursday charged with drug and firearm offences following a traffic stop Tuesday on Academy Way.

Daniel Minzett was also arrested in relation to a Shedden Road robbery on 21 Feb. His residence was later searched and a loaded hand gun was recovered.

A 36-year-old George Town woman was then arrested on suspicion of possession of an unlicensed firearm.

Minzett was charged with possession of cocaine, as well as possession of an unlicensed firearm and ammunition.

He was remanded in custody Thursday and is scheduled to next appear in court on Monday, 2 March.

The 36-year-old woman was granted bail.

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