Traffic stop in Essa Township on Tuesday nets police a firearm and drugs

OPP said a car was pulled over for speeding

A total of 16 charges against two men after a traffic stop near Angus turned into much more for Nottawasaga OPP.

Police said they pulled over a vehicle for speeding in the area of Centre Street and the 5th Line in Essa Township just before 10 this morning.

Officers said a search of the vehicle turned up a gun and cocaine.

Pictures provided: Nottawasaga OPP

Two men in their 20s from Barrie and Essa Township now face weapons and a drug-related charge.