Driver faces drug charges
A 26-year-old Armadale man is facing multiple drug charges after a routine traffic stop in Dongara.
Police stopped a Hyundai Accent hatchback travelling South on Brand Highway at 2.35pm on Wednesday, September 8.
Police say a suspicious odour was coming from the car, prompting a search of the vehicle that allegedly uncovered 22g of cannabis, two cannabis seeds and a glass smoking implement.
Police say the illicit contents were hidden in different compartments of the vehicle.
The man has been charged with possessing a prohibited drug, possessing a prohibited plant and possessing prohibited drug paraphernalia.
He is due to appear in Geraldton Magistrate’s Court at a later date.
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