Police Charge Man For Drug Possession In Kangaroo Flat

Central Victoria Response Unit officers have charged a man after allegedly locating a traffickable quantity of drugs in his possession in Kangaroo Flat this morning.

Police attended a property in Browning Street and located the man before he allegedly attempted to run from police.

He was only able to run a short distance before he was arrested for unrelated matters about 11am.

During the arrest, officers searched the 41-year-old Kangaroo Flat man and located what is alleged to be drugs including approximately 70g of methylamphetamine.

He has been charged with trafficking a commercial quantity of methylamphetamine, as well as possess cannabis, morphine, prescription medications, and proceeds of crime.

He has been remanded to appear at the Bendigo Magistrates’ Court on 22 April.

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