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Man arrested on drug charge
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A 25-year-old Platteville man was arrested on drug charges early Saturday.

Alexander P. Weitenhiller, 595 N. Court St., was arrested on a probation hold early Saturday. Weittenhiller was arrested for possessing a metal smoking device after telling police he was on probation with a no-drinking provision.

Weittenhiller was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia as a repeat offender. He will be arraigned on the charge in Grant County Circuit Court Monday at 10:30 a.m.

Weittenhiller was convicted of third-offense drunk driving in 2011.

•    Aryan Rashidi, 35, Upland, Calif., was arrested on a drug possession charge Sunday evening.

Rashidi was arrested at Court Street and Madison Street after a traffic stop for expired license plates around 10:30 p.m.