Woman pretending to be pregnant arrested by MSP in Inkster after gun found under shirt in fake belly

2 taken into police custody, gun and drugs seized

MSP seized drugs and a handgun from two people in Inkster on June 29, 2021. (WDIV)

INKSTER, Mich. – A man and woman were taken into police custody Tuesday in Inkster on concealed weapon and drug possession charges.

According to authorities, Michigan State Police troopers pulled over a Chrysler 200 due to a traffic violation. Police said the driver informed troopers she was pregnant.

MSP requested a police woman to perform a search on the pregnant driver, which is when they found the driver wasn’t pregnant, but was wearing a stuffed pouch under her shirt. Troopers said they found a pistol inside the fake belly.

Police said her passenger, a man, admitted to being in possession of oxycodone and both were taken into custody.

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