Revolver, meth, cocaine found during Portland traffic stop

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Darin Carter, 21, was arrested and booked at the Multnomah County Detention Center

Portland police officers seized a revolver, cocaine and methamphetamine during a traffic stop, Nov. 5, 2019. (Portland Police Bureau)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Portland officers found a gun and drugs during a Tuesday night traffic stop.

Officers with the Portland Police Bureau’s Gun Violence Reduction Team stopped a car they said was speeding at about 11 p.m. near SE 167th Avenue and East Burnside.

A mugshot of Darin Carter, 21, Nov. 5, 2019. (Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office)

They found a revolver, over 62 grams of cocaine and over 19 grams of methamphetamine in the vehicle, authorities said.

The alleged driver, identified as 21-year-old Darin Carter, was arrested and booked at the Multnomah County Detention Center. He faces multiple charges including felon in possession of a firearm and possession and delivery of cocaine and meth.

Gun crimes can be reported to 911 or tips can be emailed to GunTaskForce@portlandoregon.gov.

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