Search war­rants is­sued for drugs

Whitsunday Times - - LOCAL NEWS -

WHIT­SUN­DAY Crim­i­nal In­ves­ti­ga­tion Branch ex­e­cuted six search war­rants in relation to the drugs mis­use act last week.

The first search was at Sol­way Av­enue in Can­non­vale where a prop­erty was searched at 8.45am on Oc­to­ber 7 and two men aged 24 and 26 were charged with pos­ses­sion of dan­ger­ous drugs and in­stru­ments used to ad­min­is­ter them.

Less than an hour later po­lice ar­rested a 46-year-old man at his Esk Ter­race, Can­non­vale ad­dress be­fore ar­rest­ing a 48-year-old man at his Lup­ton Place, Can­non­vale ad­dress.

At 11.45am, po­lice ex­e­cuted a war­rant at an Eshelby Drive home and ar­rested and charged a 45-year-old Can­non­vale man for pos­ses­sion of dan­ger­ous drugs, of­fences un­der the weapons act and re­sist­ing ar­rest. The fol­low­ing morn­ing saw the ar­rest of three per­sons, a 16-yearold fe­male, 18-year-old man and a 19year-old Can­non-val­ley man for pos­ses­sion of dan­ger­ous drugs, pos­ses­sion of in­stru­ments used for their con­sump­tion and pro­duc­ing dan­ger­ous drugs at an Abell Road, Can- non­vale ad­dress at 10am.

Two men were charged later that morn­ing – a 32-year-old and a 59year-old man on four charges – pos­ses­sion of dan­ger­ous drugs, pos­ses­sion of items used for their con­sump­tion, pro­duc­ing dan­ger­ous drugs and ob­struct­ing po­lice.

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