Man found in Nowra with a pistol jailed for three years

A Sanctuary Point man arrested with a revolver in Nowra in February has been jailed for three-and-a-half years.

Tyson Kain Brooks, 33, pleaded guilty to possessing an unauthorised pistol.

Court documents stated Brooks was arrested in Nowra on February 23 around 9pm with a six-chamber revolver.

He was also charged with possessing a prohibited drug.

In Nowra District Court, Judge Anthony Garling sentenced Brooks to an aggregate sentence of three years and six months with a non-parole period of two years.