Man arrested for trafficking nearly 10 pounds of cocaine

A Cuba, Mo. man was arrested Saturday for first-degree drug trafficking during a traffic stop on Interstate 44.

After a search of his vehicle, 33-year-old Jonathan A. Zimmerman was taken into custody by Phelps County Police.

Approximately 4 kilos (9.5 pounds) of cocaine were located in a rear compartment of Zimmerman's car.

He was incarcerated in the Phelps County Jail pending bond of $250,000.