Burnie teen accused of drug trafficking

September 6, 2022 2:37 am in by

An 18 year old Shorewell Park man in Burnie has been charged with drug trafficking.

Police claim he was found with amphetamine when landing on King Island on a flight from Burnie.

As a result of an ongoing investigation by King Island Police into the supply of illicit drugs to King Island, police allege the man was intercepted with a trafficable quantity of amphetamine in excess of 1 ounce.  

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The teenager is on bail for a future court appearance.