Carl Von Gettrost, 42 of Rome, was arrested this week after reports said he illegally tattooed a child under the age of 18 years-old.

Gettrost, a convicted felon, was also found to be in possession of a High Point .40 caliber pistol at his Baker Street home.

Gettrost is charged with unlawful tattooing of another, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, contempt of court and probation violation.