Marcus Lee Brown Jr, 25 of Rome, was arrested this week after police said he was found with drugs, distribution materials, and a handgun during a traffic stop near the intersection of Shorter Avenue and Horseleg Creek Road.

Police said that they found him in possession of marijuana, digital scales, and a Glock handgun during the search.

Brown is charged with possession of marijuana, distribution of a controlled substance, possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime, and possession of drug-related objects.