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Traffickable quantity of MDMA Found In Alice Springs Home

Northern Territory Police have arrested three people in relation to drug offences.

A 31-year-old man was apprehended by police on Lyndavale Drive around 6:50m on 11 March 2019. Police conducted a roadside drug test and the man returned a positive result for methamphetamine.

He was charged with:

Drug Driving
Administer Dangerous Drug to Self
Possess Thing – Administer Dangerous Drug

He was bailed to appear to appear in Alice Springs Local Court at a later date.

Police executed a search warrant at a Larapinta residence later that day. They located a traffickable quantity of MDMA and less than traffickable quantities of cocaine and methamphetamine. Police also located unsecured ammunition, a ‘taser torch’, $550 cash and items indicative of drug supply.

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A 25-year-old woman was charged with possess MDMA – traffickable quantity.

A 29-year-old male resident was arrested later the same day.

He was charged with:

Possess MDMA – Traffickable Quantity
Possess Cocaine
Possess Methamphetamine
Possess Tainted Property
Unsecured Ammunition
Possess Prohibited Weapon

The 25-year-old woman and 29-year-old man were remanded in custody. They were due to appear in Alice Springs Local Court yesterday.