Last Tuesday police in Oxford responded to a report of a careless driver on Highway 7 South.
When they got the driver pulled over, they allegedly found a handgun in his car, according to a release from Oxford Police Department.
Christopher Jones, 35, of Memphis, TN, was the driver. He was arrested and charged with Possession of Firearm by a convicted felon.
Jones was taken before a Lafayette County Justice Court judge for his initial bond hearing and issued a $10,000 bond.