Cory W. Krieger, 26, of 330 S. Miami St., Quincy, was charged with three counts of possession of drugs after a 3:30 p.m. traffic stop Tuesday on Troy Road at County Road 11.
An officer of the Bellefontaine Police Department observed Krieger fail to stop his southbound car behind a stop bar painted on the pavement of Plumvalley Street at its intersection with Troy.
Upon stopping the car, Krieger and a passenger were asked to exit the car. Krieger consented to a search and several prescription-only pills were found in a plastic container stored in the center console of the car.
Krieger admitted to possessing the pills and was lodged in the Logan County Jail. The passenger was released at the scene.
• David M. Shamblin Jr., 47, of 432 N. Main St., was lodged in jail Tuesday for a probation violation.