BRIDGEPORT - A convicted felon from Bridgeport is facing new charges after police say they found drugs and weapons in his home.

Police say Charles Hunt, 43, was arrested at his home on Center Street in Bridgeport on Tuesday.

Police say they seized 116 bags of crack cocaine, several bags of marijuana packaged to sell and cash from Hunt's home.

They say they also found a loaded pistol and a box of ammunition.

Officers say the gun was reported stolen in Bridgeport 10 years ago.