At 7:30 p.m., police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of Slayter and Chappell Streets in Dartmouth. A man and a woman were located in the vehicle. They were subjects of interest to police and were arrested without incident. A subsequent search of the occupants of the car led to the discovery of handgun. A 19-year-old Dartmouth man has been held and will appear in Dartmouth provincial court in the morning to face numerous weapons related charges. The woman was released without charge.