Drugs charges

Central Leader - - NEWS -

Three peo­ple are be­fore the courts af­ter be­ing ar­rested on mul­ti­ple charges in the early hours of Fri­day morn­ing. The po­lice’s armed of­fend­ers squad, clan­des­tine lab team and tac­ti­cal crime unit searched a prop­erty on the cor­ner of Green Lane East Rd and Great South Rd about 5.30am. Both north and south­bound mo­tor­way on­ramps at Green­lane were closed for over an hour dur­ing the op­er­a­tion. A 57-year-old man has been charged with re­ceiv­ing stolen prop­erty, breach of bail, and pos­ses­sion of ex­plo­sives, a re­stricted weapon, metham­phetamine and in­stru­ments used to smoke the il­le­gal sub­stance. A 21-year-old woman was ar­rested for pos­ses­sion of metham­phetamine, and a 27-year-old woman was ar­rested for fail­ing to ap­pear for an ar­rest war­rant. The 21-year-old was re­manded on bail un­til May 16, the 27-year-old un­til June 7 and the man un­til May 22. The man ap­peared in court on Mon­day.

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