A 27-year-old Grande Prairie man is facing charges after an attempted traffic stop July 6 led to a search that turned up an imitation handgun and drugs.
RCMP say they tried to stop a vehicle that sped way instead of pulling over. Police did not give chase because of worries over public safety.
The vehicle was located and a suspect arrested the next day in the Patterson area.
A gram of heroin, 12 grams of cocaine and 37 grams of crystal meth were all seized.
Tyler Meagher is due in court Wednesday. He is facing a seven charges, including dangerous operation of a motor vehicle and three counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking.