One man was arrested for drug charges after a traffic stop over the weekend.

Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office reports that a deputy conducted a traffic stop Saturday night at 9:30 at the intersection of Varmint Trace and Highway 62. Upon further investigation 28-year-old Nathan Lee was arrested and charged with speeding 17 miles per hour over the limit, possession of a controlled substance first degree, first offense and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Lee was then lodged in the Caldwell County Jail.