DELAWARE COUNTY, Ohio -

A St. Joseph County deputy prosecutor has been arrested on drug charges.

Delaware County, Ohio police picked up John Rulli over the weekend.

They say he was questioned after an officer saw Rulli and another man apparently trying to urinate in the woods, then run away.

Police say Rulli admitted having marijuana on him.

A spokesperson for the St. Joseph County prosecutor's office says Rulli resigned late Monday afternoon.