Pair charged over alleged importation of MDMA – Hunter region

A man and a woman will face court today charged with allegedly importing MDMA into the Hunter region.

In September 2019, an international package was intercepted which allegedly contained 500gm of 3,4-methylenedioxy-N-benzylcathinone, commonly known as MDMA.

Detectives from Port Stephens-Hunter Police District then commenced an investigation into the importation and supply of MDMA in the area.

Following extensive inquiries, yesterday (Wednesday 30 October 2019), a search warrant was executed at a home on Tarrango Street, Cliftleigh where a 32-year-old woman was arrested.

Later that day, a 30-year-old man returned to the home and he was subsequently arrested.

Both were taken to Maitland Police Station and charged with attempt possess commercial quantities of unlawfully imported border controlled drug and supply prohibited drug.

They were refused bail to face Maitland Local Court today (Thursday 31 October 2019).

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