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Three drug arrests in Cohuna in six days

By Ivy Jensen

THREE people have been charged over drug offences in Cohuna in less than a week.

Cohuna police searched a vehicle and its occupants after they was seen leaving a home in Barrhead St about 8pm on August 3.

A Mincha West man was allegedly found in possession of a quantity of methamphetamine.

The 32-year-old was arrested, charged with drug offences and bailed to appear at Kerang Magistrates Court at a later date.

Six days earlier, on July 28, a Cohuna man was arrested in King George St.

The 24-year-old's vehicle was searched and a quantity of cannabis was allegedly found.

The man was charged with possessing cannabis, driving offences and breaching bail conditions and remanded in custody to appear in court at a later date.

His vehicle was also impounded for 30 days.

The day after, police arrested another Cohuna man in Augustine St.

The 48-year-old's vehicle was searched and a quantity of MDMA, methylamphetamine and illegal weapons were allegedly found.

The man was charged with drugs, weapons and bail offences and remanded in custody to appear in court at a later date.

Anyone who has seen any suspicious activity are urged to contact your local police or Crime Stoppers 1800 333 000 or report confidentially online at crimestoppersvic.com.au/report-a-crime/

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