Duson Police recovered two stolen guns, one from Lafayette and the other from St. Martinville.
It happened Tuesday night, Christmas Eve, when police stopped a vehicle for a burnt headlight.
A 223 caliber Bush Master Rifle and a Taurus .380 caliber handgun were located during the stop, according to police.
After the driver claimed that both guns were his, police say, they did a routine check and determined that both guns had been stolen.
Officers also recovered over 50 bullets for .223 caliber rifle.
Donivan Alexander of Lafayette was arrested and charged with 2 counts of possession of stolen firearms.
Police say the guns will be released to the rightful owners after prosecution, and an investigation continues into how Alexander received this stolen guns.