A man was arrested Monday near Metrotown after Mounties received reports of a person carrying a handgun.
Police received calls around 4 p.m. that a man near the Superstore was carrying a weapon, according to Burnaby RCMP.
A 47-year-old man in connection to the incident was arrested and is known to police.
RCMP also seized the weapon, a pellet gun.
The individual has not yet been charged and remains in police custody.
RCMP are recommending charges of carrying a concealed weapon and failure to comply with probation order because the man was forbidden to carry any initiation fire arms.