CARROLLTON, MO – A Sweet Springs man is formally charged with drug offenses in court records Friday.

A felony allegation of first degree attempted drug trafficking is listed in records for Gabriel M. Cox, 20.

According to Carrollton Police, Cox was stopped in the area of East Benton and Main Streets in Carrollton on Friday. He was arrested after a significant amount of cocaine was seized from his vehilce.

Cox is in custody with bond set at $50,000. Court dates have not yet been set and formal charges are currently pending in a Carroll County courtroom.