ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) - Elmira Police arrested a man after a warrant for his arrest uncovered a meth lab in his home.

On Sunday, police went to the home of 39 year old Stuart Spicer to arrest him on an active warrant. Inside the home, officers found a semi-automatic rifle. Spicer is a convicted felon, and can't own a firearm.

A search warrant obtained for the home also discovered equipment and items used to make methamphetamine.

Spicer is now also charged with unlawful manufacture of meth, and criminal possession of a weapon.