Proserpine police say they uncovered ice, marijuana and drug utensils during a raid. Photo: Zizi Averill
Proserpine police say they uncovered ice, marijuana and drug utensils during a raid. Photo: Zizi Averill

Two Whitsunday residents charged after ice, marijuana seized

TWO Whitsunday residents have been charged after ice, marijuana and drug utensils were found during a search in Proserpine.

Proserpine police searched a property on Faust St about 9.20am Thursday.

Police allege they uncovered 8g of ice, 35g of marijuana and multiple utensils during the raid.

A Proserpine woman, 24, and a Bowen man, 25, were both charged with drug-related charges and are due to appear in Proserpine Magistrates Court on September 28.

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More from Proserpine police:

A Bloomsbury man has been charged after he was allegedly caught driving while more than twice the legal limit.

The 20-year-old was pulled up on the Bruce Highway at Bloomsbury about 1.40am on Sunday.

He allegedly returned a blood alcohol reading of .103 per cent and will appear in court at a later date.

A few days earlier, another man was charged at Bloomsbury after allegedly clocking 152km/h in a 100km/h zone on the Bruce Highway.

The 37-year-old Cairns man was caught about 7.50pm on Wednesday.

He was fined $1245 and lost eight demerit points.


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