Cocaine, gun seized from driver stopped leaving Southgate motel

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Michigan State Police seized cocaine and a gun during a traffic stop Tuesday in Southgate.

According to police, a trooper stopped a driver leaving the Motel 6 near I-75 and Northline Road. The suspect was arrested for driving without a license. 

While searching the vehicle, police said they found about 7 grams of cocaine, and a loaded handgun under the driver's seat.

Police are awaiting a review by the Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office.