Loaded gun found in car after Warren man pulled over for going 114 mph on highway

31-year-old man pulled over on I-696 in Warren

A handgun found Jan. 15, 2023, inside the car of a man driving 114 mph on I-696. (Michigan State Police)

WARREN, Mich. – A loaded gun was found inside the car of a Warren man who was pulled over for driving 114 mph on the highway, police said.

The 31-year-old driver was stopped at 6 a.m. Sunday (Jan. 15) on eastbound I-696 in Warren, according to authorities. He was going 114 mph in a 70 mph zone, Michigan State Police report.

The man admitted to having a loaded handgun under the passenger seat. Troopers seized the gun and realized the driver did not have a concealed pistol license.

He was taken into custody for carrying a concealed weapon.

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