Laron Lawade Gibson, 29 of Rome, was arrested this week after a traffic stop led police to find him to be illegally in possession of a gun.
Report said that police pulled Gibson over for driving without headlights when upon speaking to him smelled marijuana from inside the car. While conducting a search police said Gibson reached into his waistband and in the process leading police to find a gun.
It was then discovered that Gibson was a convicted felon.
Gibson is charged with possession of a firearm by convicted felon and possession of a gun without a permit.