LIVINGSTON COUNTY, Mo. — A traffic stop in Livingston County Tuesday led to drug charges against an Avalon man.

Brian Neal Moore is accused of meth possession. Charles were filed Tuesday. Photo courtesy Livingston County Sheriff

According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox, he and Detective Ran Ford conducted a car stop Tuesday after sheriff’s deputies reported observing a vehicle with a revoked status.

During the stop, it was discovered that the driver, 47-year-old Brian Neal Moore, had a revoked or suspended driver’s license.

Sheriff Cox and Detective Ford conducted a probable-cause search of the vehicle and allegedly uncovered a substance suspected to be methamphetamine, a hypodermic needle and other drug-related paraphernalia.

Moore now faces one felony count each for possession of a controlled substance and for driving while revoked/suspended. Charges were filed Tuesday in a Livingston County courtroom.

Moore is now held at the Daviess-Dekalb Regional Jail where he is held in lieu of a $10,000 bond.