COLDWATER, MI (WTVB) - A traffic stop by State Police in Branch County helped out Detroit authorities as several suspects in a speeding car pulled over on I-69 near Coldwater had their names on more two dozen warrants in the Motor City. The trooper said she clocked the car Friday night travelling at 107 mph . State Police say a loaded handgun was found and seized from the vehicle. None of the 5 occupants had a concealed weapon permit. The 9 MM handgun was reported as stolen out of Redford Township.
The 21 year old driver from Warsaw, Indiana was booked into the county jail on two weapon counts and a possession of stolen property charge. 29 outstanding warrants from the Detroit Police Department were linked to the passengers in the vehicle. Troopers were assisted by the Coldwater Police Department.