On 01/5/19 at approximately 8:55pm a Columbia Borough Police Officer was driving behind a red in color Jeep with a non-functioning passenger side break-light. The Officer initiated a traffic stop in the 200 block of North 4th Street. As the Officer approached the driver side door he smelled a strong odor of fresh marijuana emanating from inside the vehicle. The Officer hand searched the vehicle and found several drug paraphernalia items and two separately package sandwich baggies filled with suspected marijuana. The passenger, identified as Dwayne M. Peterson informed the Officer that the drug related items belonged to him. Peterson was placed in handcuffs and transported to the Columbia Borough Police Department for processing. Peterson has been charged with Drug Violations. Note: All parties are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.