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Guns found during traffic stop in Wilmington

Source: Colin Hackman Source: Colin Hackman
Source: Colin Hackman Source: Colin Hackman
Source: Colin Hackman Source: Colin Hackman

Reported by Colin Hackman email
Posted by Scott Saxton email

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Police in Wilmington acted on a tip and found two handguns hidden in the engine compartment of a white Cadillac Escalade Wednesday night around 5 p.m. at the corner of 7th and Grace.

Police have not named the charged suspect yet, but pulled the man over to inspect his Escalade.  Officers from the Wilmington Police Department, Vice Narcotics Squad and Criminal Conspiracy Unit collected two semi-automatic weapons and a large amount of money.

The suspect is charged with Carrying a Concealed Weapon and Felony in Possession of a Firearm.

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