DAWSON CREEK -- BC Highway Patrol in Dawson Creek say they have seized a firearm, ammunition, drugs and counterfeit money.

On January 16th Mounties say they attempted to pull over a Chevrolet Malibu for speeding.

Investigators say the car took off and was followed by officers. The driver of the Malibu pulled into a driveway and fled the scene on foot, according to police.

Police obtained a search warrant for the Malibu and located the following:

  • A carbine with loaded magazine
  • Hard body armour vest
  • Drugs believed to be Amphetamine, Ecstasy, and Fentanyl
  • $1260 in counterfeit money

If you have any information about the driver of the Malibu or events related to this incident, please contact the Dawson Creek RCMP at (250) 784-3700 and refer to file 2024-301.