Dominique Rashad Leath, 23 of Rome, was arrested Monday after he allegedly found to be in possession of marijuana during a traffic stop on Shorter Avenue.
Reports added that a SCCY 9mm handgun.
Leath told police that the car was not his and that it belonged to his girlfriend. Reports went on to say that police proceeded to contact the woman in which she said that she did not know anything about the gun.
Leath is charged with possession of marijuana and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.