A 33-year-old East Helena man is accused of using methamphetamine.

William Rathmann is being charged with possession of dangerous drugs and drug paraphernalia.

On Jan. 6 a deputy helped complete a probation search in East Helena. The deputy found a syringe containing a clear liquid substance in Rathmann’s pants, according to court documents.

The substance in the syringe tested presumptive positive for methamphetamine, according to court documents, and Rathmann was placed under arrest.