NEWTON,  NJ - A Byram man is facing drug and other charges after a traffic stop on Elm Street.  Newton Sergeant Michael Monaco pulled Bailey Ressa over after seeing he speeding on Main Street on Wednesday, March 22 around 1:24 p.m. according to police.

Ressa, 20,  was driving a 2010 Volvo SUV when he was stopped.

Monaco smelled burnt marijuana when he approached Ressa.  When Monaco searched the Volvo he found a package of rolling papers and a plastic bag of marijuana, according to police.

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Ressa was taken into custody and brought to police headquarters for processing.  He was charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance, possession of paraphernalia, speeding and tinted windows. 

Ressa was released pending a court date.