A Bryan man was arrested early Tuesday after authorities said they found marijuana, synthetic marijuana, Ecstasy and drug paraphernalia.
According to Bryan police, an officer patrolling Echols Street pulled over a car that had ran a stop sign. The driver, Kenneth D’Wayne Lewis, 29, appeared nervous, exiting the vehicle before being prompted and making a frantic phone call, police said. The officer detained Lewis, and as he was taken into custody, he admitted he had contraband in his pockets. The officer found several bags of marijuana, police said.
A search was conducted of Lewis’ vehicle, where authorities said they found a backpack that contained several bags of marijuana, a quantity of synthetic marijuana and 54 Ecstasy tablets.
Lewis is charged with delivery of Ecstasy, a first-degree felony punishable by up to 99 years in prison, and misdemeanor charges of possession of marijuana and synthetic marijuana and driving without a license.
He is being held in the Brazos County Jail on $18,000 bond.