Former mayor of Lawrenceville, Brian Straub, was arrested on drug charges.
He is currently being held in the Lawrence County jail without bond.
Straub is scheduled to appear in the Lawrence County Circuit Court on October 22, 2013, where he will face charges of possession of meth, possession of a syringe, and possession of paraphernalia.
After serving two terms as mayor, beginning in 2005, Straub was defeated in April's election by former City Clerk Don Wagner.
Source: Lawrenceville Daily Record