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