VicPD seize drugs, guns and other weapons in vehicle stop

VicPD seize drugs, guns and other weapons in vehicle stop
Victoria Police Officers seized three guns, a dozen weapons and hydromorphone pills after a vehicle stop on Tuesday

The Victoria Police Department is investigating after officers seized guns, drugs and a dozen weapons from a vehicle on Tuesday morning.

At approximately 10:30 a.m., VicPD traffic officers pulled over a suspicious vehicle occupied by two men and a woman in the 200-block of Gorge Road East.

Upon further inspection the officers found the vehicle to be unsafe for the road due to critical vehicle defects.

Before the vehicle was towed away, a following safety search led to the officers finding three firearms and approximately 300 hydromorphone pills, along with a case containing approximately a dozen knives, swords, dischargeable flares and improvised weapons.

There is no information released on the three people inside the vehicle, no arrests were made. The investigation is ongoing.

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