• Hannah Phillips

Four Reported in Drug Raids


Four people have been reported for drug related offences following raids on four properties in the Mannum area.

Between 10.30am and 4pm on Thursday 18 October, police patrols from Mannum, Tailem Bend, Murray Bridge and a police dog patrol, conducted searches on four properties, locating drugs and firearms.

A 27-year-old man of Mannum was reported for trafficking a controlled drug, after small amount of amphetamine was located.

He was also issued expiation notice for possession of cannabis and equipment.

A 33-year-old man of Mannum was reported for possession of a prescribed firearm after a home-made firearm was found at the premises.

He was also issued and expiation for possession of cannabis and equipment.

A 36-year-old man from Murray Bridge was issued a drug diversion for possession of drug equipment namely four ice pipes. A 61-year-old woman and a 60-year-old man of Sedan were both reported for trafficking cannabis and producing a commercial quantity of cannabis after 65 cannabis seedlings were located at rear of house.


The woman was further issued a drug diversion for possession for amphetamine and an expiation notice for possession of ammunition.

All reported persons will be summonsed to appeared in the Murray Bridge Magistrates Court at a date to be set.

The drugs raids were a direct result of valuable information passed on by local members of the community.

Anyone with information on any illicit drug is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at crimestopperssa.com.au.