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ATLANTIC CITY — Police said they arrested a man and a woman Wednesday after a loaded handgun was found inside their vehicle.

At 2:45 p.m., Detective Anthony Abrams conducted a motor vehicle stop in the 800 block of Virginia Avenue. The driver, Rashaad Mustafa, 29, of Atlantic City, was found to have a suspended license, police said. Detectives arrested Mustafa and his passenger, Jasmine Smith, 20, of Pleasantville, after they found the gun.

Mustafa was charged with unlawful possession of a weapon, certain person not to possess a weapon, possession of a high-capacity magazine and traffic violations. He was taken to the Atlantic County jail.

Smith was charged with unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of a high-capacity magazine. She was released on a summons.

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