COOPER COUNTY, MO – A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Tuesday afternoon in a Cooper County drug trafficking case.

Court records state, Chad C. Davis of Illinois, is charged with 2nd degree trafficking from October 2018. A preliminary hearing was scheduled for 1 p.m. Tuesday afternoon after formal arraignment was waived in February.

Davis was arrested during a drug interdiction operation on Interstate 70 2018. Eighty pounds of marijuana were found in his vehicle.