Per­fect 10 for po­lice blitz

McIvor Times - - NEWS -

PO­LICE have ar­rested 10 peo­ple fol­low­ing a three day op­er­a­tion tar­get­ing crim­i­nal ac­tiv­ity in and around Bendigo.

A to­tal of 10 search war­rants were ex­e­cuted across Bendigo, Lon­glea, Strath­dale and Heath­cote ar­eas be­tween Septem­ber 25 and 27.

Ad­dresses in Cal­i­for­nia Gully, Bendigo, Lon­glea, Heath­cote and Redes­dale were tar­geted as part of an on­go­ing ini­tia­tive to tar­get vol­ume crime within the western part of the state.

Po­lice ar­rested a 27-year-old Kan­ga­roo Flat man and 29-year old Long Gully woman fol­low­ing a search war­rant at a Long Gully ad­dress.

In­ves­ti­ga­tors seized what is al­leged to be a quan­tity of metham­phetamine, a home­made firearm and a quan­tity of am­mu­ni­tion at the ad­dress.

The man ap­peared be­fore the Bendigo Mag­is­trates’ Court on Septem­ber 25 charged with pos­sess drug of de­pen­dence, pos­sess firearm and pos­sess am­mu­ni­tion with­out a li­cence.

The woman was re­manded to ap­pear at Bendigo Mag­is­trates’ Court on Novem­ber 21 charged with drug of­fences.

Fur­ther war­rants and op­er­a­tions are planned for the fu­ture.

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