Drugs, weapons found in allegedly stolen 4WD. #Perth

The replica handgun allegedly found inside the vehicle.A MADDINGTON man is facing drug and weapons charges after police stopped an allegedly stolen 4WD in Thornlie yesterday.

The 39-year-old was driving a Holden Rodeo, which allegedly had false plates, on Jaqueline Drive when he was pulled over at about 9.30am.

A replica handgun, live ammunition and a baseball that had been modified into a weapon were alleged found in the vehicle.

A small amount of cannabis and methylamphetamine was also seized, police said.

The driver is facing a string of charges, including two counts of possessing a controlled weapon, drug possession and driving a vehicle with false plates.

He was due to appear in the Perth Magistrates Court today.

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