PLACERVILLE (CBS13) – A suspected drug dealer was arrested in Placerville after a traffic stop over a brake light that was out.

Placerville police say, just after midnight Thursday, an officer pulled over 27-year-old Somerset resident Sage Engbers. While the stop was originally just over the tail light, the officer noticed a Xanax bar in plain sight.

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This prompted a search of Engbers’ car that allegedly uncovered 7.7 grams of heroin, 2.2 grams of meth, plus another Xanax bar.

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Officers say there were also indicators of drug sales found in the car – including a scale, empty pill capsules, and baggies.

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Engbers was arrested and is now facing charges of possession of controlled substances for sale.