CARBONDALE, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — A former felon is wanted after police say he was found with multiple guns and drugs during a traffic stop.

According to the Carbondale Police Department, on November 7, an officer pulled over a car driven by Arthur Walker, 43, of Carbondale.

Police said a “strong odor of marijuana” was coming from the car when Walker rolled down the window, however, he denied having any drugs or weapons inside the vehicle.

Detectives issued a search warrant on the vehicle and seized the following;

  • Loaded .40 caliber semi-automatic pistol
  • .40 caliber magazine with 10 rounds
  • .9mm magazine
  • Three bags of psychedelic mushroom
  • Marijuana bag with the label “Zaza” on it
  • Paperwork from the Court of Common Pleas with Walker’s name on it
Carbondale Police

Walker now has an active arrest warrant for the charges of felon not to possess a firearm and drug possession.