Drugs seized, three charged
THREE people were charged with drug offences and drugs were seized following simultaneous searches of two south Portland residences on Wednesday.
Sergeant Martin Flannery from the Southern Grampians Divisional Tasking Team at Portland police said the searches were carried out at Wellington Rd and Patrick St houses.
A woman and a man aged in their early to mid-30s were arrested and charged with drug trafficking after more than three grams each of heroin and methamphetamine were found at the Wellington Rd property.
They were remanded in custody and were expected to appear in the Warrnambool Magistrates’ Court yesterday.
A Portland man aged in his 40s was also arrested and charged with drug possession after he was found with cannabis.
That man was bailed and ordered to appear in the Portland Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday, May 14.