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Police discover live firearm following M20 car chase

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Original article from Kent Live

Kent Police officers discovered a firearm following a car chase at the weekend.

The police pursuit took place on the coastbound M20 in the early hours of the morning on Saturday, April 10.

The incident ended at junction 5 for Aylesford, near Maidstone.

Once stopped, officers searched the vehicle and found a live firearm, which was seized at the scene.

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Class B drugs and two mobile phones were also found in the vehicle and confiscated.

Kane McLeod, 30, of Wandsworth Avenue in Derby has now faces multiple charges including possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life.

Mr McLeod's other charges are possessing a firearm when prohibited for life, disqualified driving, driving without insurance, refusing a preliminary roadside drug test and two counts of class B drugs.

Mr McLeod has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at Medway Magistrates’ Court on Monday, April 12.

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