Joey Lamar Blalock, 55 of Rome, was arrested this week after a traffic stop turned up a gun and drugs.

Reports said that Blalock was pulled over by deputies when he allegedly failed to maintain his lane numerous times while driving on Highway 293 at MLK Blvd.

A search of the vehicle led deputies to find a bag of suspected Clonazepam and a stolen handgun.

A used pipe containing suspected meth was also located.

Blalock is charged with possession of meth, possession of a schedule IV controlled substance, possession of a firearm by convicted felon, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, felony theft by receiving stolen property, possession of drug related objects, drugs not in original container, failure to maintain lane.