25-year-old charged with drug and knife offences

25-year-old man charged with drug and knife offences

A 25-year-old man has been charged with drug and knife offences.

About 7.30pm on Monday, August 2, police observed a 25-year-old man driving his vehicle along Campbell Street in Queanbeyan where he was subsequently stopped.

The man was later searched, where it is alleged he had possession of a small resealable bag containing a prohibited drug.

Additionally, a search of the man's vehicle revealed a number of resealable bags containing more prohibited drugs and a 60 centimetre black machete.

Police arrested the man and conveyed him to Queanbeyan Police Station where he was charged with:

  • 1 x Possess Prohibited Drug
  • 1 x Supply Prohibited Drug
  • 1 x Custody of a Knife in a Public Place

The man was bail refused and is due to front Queanbeyan Local Court on Tuesday, August 3, 2021.