Mount Isa Police seize drugs and cash

State Drug Testing Unit in Mount Isa with Senior Constable Cherie Banks and PD Kip.
State Drug Testing Unit in Mount Isa with Senior Constable Cherie Banks and PD Kip.

A police operation has resulted in a significant seizure of drugs and cash this month.

A number of search warrants and vehicle intercepts were conducted in the Mount Isa area, which resulted in a seizure of illegal substances.

A large amount of cash was also seized.

Ten people aged between 17 and 46 were charged with a total of 16 offences under the Drugs Misuse Act.

The ten people will appear before the Mount Isa Magistrates Court on August 28.