Suspect arrested

A suspect was arrested on drug and weapons charges after a traffic stop in Upland on Sept. 7.  (Contributed photo by Upland Police Departmen

A suspect was arrested on drug and weapons charges in Upland on Sept. 7, according to the Upland Police Department.

At about 11 p.m., an officer conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of Grove and San Bernardino Road for not having a front license plate.

The officer noticed drug paraphernalia in plain view and conducted a search of the vehicle.

A loaded .22 caliber revolver was located beneath the center console, along with 3 grams of methamphetamine and a methamphetamine pipe.

An extra loaded cylinder, which matched the firearm, was located on the driver.

The driver, being a convicted felon, was arrested and booked at the county jail for being armed while in possession of a controlled substance and being a felon in possession of a firearm, police said.

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