POLICE ROUNDS: Police search turns up methylamphetamine, cannabis

LATEST NEWS: The charges and arrests in the Canobolas Local Area Command. Photo: FILE PHOTO
LATEST NEWS: The charges and arrests in the Canobolas Local Area Command. Photo: FILE PHOTO

A MAN will appear in court next week after he was searched by police and allegedly found to be carrying drugs.

The 35-year-old was charged by Canobolas Local Area Command (LAC) officers with possession of a prohibited drug on Wednesday.

Police say the man was searched and found to have 0.3 grams of methylamphetamine and 0.8 grams of cannabis.

He was issued with a notice to attend court and will appear in Orange Local Court on Monday.

In an unrelated matter a 28-year-old man was charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm onWednesday.

Police allege the man assaulted a 27-year-old woman in a domestic violence-related incident.

He was issued with a court attendance notice and will appear before Orange Local Court on Thursday.

In other police matters in the Canobolas LAC:

  • A break and enter occurred on Allenby Road between 5pm last Wednesday and 4pm on Wednesday. Entry was gained to a garage via the front door, and it is unknown what property was taken.
  • A 38-year-old woman was charged with common assault on Wednesday. Police say the woman assaulted a 28-year-old woman. She was issued with a court attendance notice and will appear before court on April 4.
  • A 53-year-old man was charged with common assault on Wednesday. Police say the man assaulted a 28-year-old woman in a domestic violence-related incident. He will appear in court on April 4.

Police remind residents to report anyone suspicious in your area to Orange police on 02 6363 6399 or via Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.