CENTRAL ISLIP - Police are questioning how a man was able to get a loaded gun into a Central Islip courthouse.

According to Newsday, drug suspect Akini Alukowatson had a miniature gun hidden in his underwear when he came to court on Friday.

Officials discovered the gun during a pat down.

Cops say they are investigating how the gun was not detected during the six hours the Wyandanch man was in custody.