A Mertzon man arrested for drugs and other charges after trying to run from police during a traffic stop.

San Angelo police say they pulled a car over in the 200 Block of West 14th Street around 9:30 last night. A police K-9 sniffed out the drugs.

SAPID says the passenger 37-year-old Paul Villanueva gave police a fake name and birth date.

They found marijuana and methamphetamine on him.
Another passenger was arrested for outstanding warrants and the driver was released.