2 Ohio men found asleep in car with loaded weapons

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Two men are due in court after authorities say they were found asleep in a car at intersection with three loaded weapons in northeast Ohio.

Youngstown police found the men stopped at an intersection Sunday morning, with the driver and a front-seat passenger asleep. A report said the driver had a gun between his legs, while the passenger had a gun in a holster to the right-side of his body.

Officers also found a sawed-off shotgun on the floorboard of the vehicle. All the weapons were loaded.

The (Youngstown) Vindicator (http://bit.ly/UFjkDL ) reports the driver, 41-year-old Derrick Taylor, and 57-year-old passenger Myron Washington are facing multiple charges including improperly handling firearms in a motor vehicle.

They were in jail and due in court Monday. No attorneys were listed for them.

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Information from: The Vindicator, http://www.vindy.com

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