Stolen personal documents, gun missing serial number found during SLC traffic stop

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SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – A recent traffic stop turned into a Salt Lake City Police finding multiple stolen documents, drugs, and more.

Salt Lake City Police say the stop lead to officers finding a firearm with the serial number scratched off, the stolen personal documents, illegal narcotics, and drug paraphernalia.

“The community can rest assured our graveyard patrol officers are keeping the neighborhoods safe,” SLCPD said in a Thursday social media post. They shared these photos of what was found during the traffic stop:

In Iron County earlier this month, Utah Highway Patrol pulled over a car for sporting a fake, handwritten license plate and violating several different traffic violations. During the traffic stop, UHP says they also found about seven pounds of methamphetamine in the vehicle and a stash of meth located on the suspect himself. You can see a photo of the homemade license plate here.

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