Loaded Gun Found In A Daihatsu Charade

Stolen groceries were also found...

Loaded Gun Found In A Daihatsu Charade

Police have found a loaded gun in a car in western Lake Macquarie.

Officers from the Highway Patrol pulled over the Daihatsu Charade in Gardiner Street, Dora Creek yesterday afternoon.

The 30-year-old male driver allegedly returned a positive roadside drug test.

Officers then searched the car and allegedly found the gun along with stolen groceries.

He was taken to Toronto Police Station where he was charged with a string of offences including shoplifting and possessing a gun in a public place.

He's off to Newcastle Local Court today. 

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