A MAN arrested after police stopped him on the M3 has been charged with drug offences.

Louis Guy Wood, of Monxton Road in Amport, was charged with possession with intent to supply a Class A drug and has been remanded in custody.

The 31-year-old was stopped in a vehicle by patrolling officers at around 6.44pm Monday, April 19, on the M3 at junction 9.

A quantity of drugs, cash, and a phone were seized from the vehicle.

He was due to appear before Basingstoke Magistrates Court yesterday morning (April 21).