A Merewether man is accused of taking a replica gun with him to do some food shopping at Marketown.
A staff member was packing shelves at a supermarket last night, when she noticed the 49 year old had the weapon in a plastic bag.
Police were called and officers searched the man, finding the replica firearm.
He was charged with weapon offences and breaching bail.
Police he didn't threaten anyone with the replica gun.