A 24 year-old homeless man from Tennessee, Brandon Joe Atcheson, who is a convicted felon, was arrested recently after police found a gun in his possession. Reports stated that an officer located a .380 handgun within reach of Atcheson.

Reports added that Atcheson also attempted to put a bag of suspected methamphetamine in a compartment in the patrol car while being arrested.

Atcheson is charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of methamphetamine, possession of meth with intent to distribute, manufacturing or possession of a controlled substance and abandonment of dangerous drugs.