NAPOLEONVILLE, La. (BRPROUD) – A deputy with the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office performed a traffic stop on Wednesday afternoon.

The initial stop was made for an equipment violation on a vehicle.

Mark Anthony Williams, 30, of Houma was driving the vehicle when it was stopped on LA 308.

Williams was questioned by the deputy and eventually “the deputy requested consent to search the suspect vehicle which resulted in the seizure of illegal controlled dangerous substances and paraphernalia,” according to the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office.

The seizure of these items was followed by the arrest of Mark Williams.

Williams remains behind bars in the Assumption Parish Detention Center.

The 30-year-old is charged with Possession of MDMA, Possession of Marijuana. Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and *Proper Equipment Required on Vehicles.

No bond has seen set for Marl Anthony Williams.