Traffic Stop Leads To Bensalem Resident Arrested For Illegal Gun Possession

by Alex Lloyd Gross

May 31, 2023

Grant Lyons, of River Road, in Bensalem in in Bucks County Prison, under $800,000 bail. He is charged with being in possession of a gun that he should not have had, ,  drug charges and traffic violations.  His problems started May 27, 2023, when Bensalem Police spotted a male driving  a Toyota commit a traffic violation on Route 13 in front of the WAWA.



Before officers could stop him, he pulled his car into the parking lot and then exited  his car.  He had a gun holster on him that was empty.  Police ordered him back into his car and then investigated further. It was determined that he had a pistol in the console as well as drugs and drug paraphernalia, police said.

His charges include, Persons not to possess a firearm Carrying a Firearm without a License Possession with Intent to Deliver Drug Paraphernalia Possession of a Controlled Substance possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance Various Traffic Violations