Anne Arundel police arrested a Laurel man Wednesday after a narcotics sting at his home turned up illegal guns and drugs.
Police found two handguns, a Luger 9 mm and a Kimber .45-caliber, in a flak jacket with loaded magazines after a search of the 3500 block of Rippling Way residence. Police said Elwin Douglas Rice Jr., 32, was prohibited from possessing a firearm for a former felony conviction, according to the Maryland State Police Gun Center.
A small amount of marijuana and cocaine paraphernalia were also found in the search.
Rice was arrested and charged with firearm possession with felony conviction; possession of marijuana less than 10 grams; illegal possession of ammunition; illegal possession of firearm; CDS drug possession and possession of bulletproof armor.