Police in Cunnamulla have nabbed six people on sixteen drug offences.
Police in Cunnamulla have nabbed six people on sixteen drug offences.

Police charge six in outback drug raid

SIX people from Cunnamulla have been charged with drug offences, after a series of raids by local police uncovered drugs and utensils.

On December 18, Cunnamulla Police executed eight search warrants in the town, uncovering drugs including methamphetamine and cannabis, along with drug utensils.

As a result of the operation:

• A 45-year-old Cunnamulla man was charged with possession of dangerous drugs and failure to take reasonable care in respect to syringes.

• A 39-year-old Cunnamulla man was charged with possession of dangerous drugs and failure to take reasonable care in respect to syringes.

• A 40-year-old Cunnamulla woman was charged with possession of dangerous drugs.

• A 27-year-old Cunnamulla man was charged with possession of dangerous drugs and unlawful possession of a controlled drug.

• A 26-year-old Cunnamulla man was charged with possession of dangerous drugs and possession of drug utensils.

• A 45-year-old Cunnamulla man was charged with possession of dangerous drugs and possession of drug utensils.

All six are to appear in Cunnamulla Magistrates Court on January 28 to face their charges.

The search warrants were the latest in the southwest region's ongoing Operation Romeo Monument, and a result of a cooperative effort between the Cunnamulla Criminal Investigation Branch and local general duty officers, assisted by St George CIB, Charleville CIB, and Charleville Scenes of Crime branch.

Charleville Western Times

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