(Replica firearm on the right)

VicPD arrested two men this past weekend, seizing a loaded firearm, a replicable firearm, and fentanyl.

Shortly after midnight on Sunday, April 18th, VicPD observed a vehicle driving erratically in the 2900-block of Douglas Street.

Officers stopped the vehicle and when they approached, observed a handgun on the floor of the vehicle.

The two occupants were arrested and searched.

Upon the search, officers discovered and seized a loaded 9mm handgun in a shoulder holster.

The gun on the ground was a replica firearm.

Officers also located and seized drugs including rock cocaine, methamphetamine, and fentanyl.

One man was held for court and faces eight recommended charges related to firearms possession, drug trafficking, and failing to abide by court-ordered conditions.

The second man was released pending further investigation.

This file remains under investigation. If you have information about this incident, contact VicPD at (250) 995-7654.

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