Police arrest woman after fraud investigation

Detectives from the Fraud and Extortion Squad have arrested a woman in Colac today following an investigation into alleged deceptions.

The 36-year-old woman was arrested following the execution of a search warrant at a property in Ligar Street this morning.

The investigation relates to alleged deceptions that have occurred between March 2016 and April 2017.

Clandestine Laboratory Squad detectives who were also in attendance subsequently executed a drug warrant at the address.

A number of pre-cursor chemicals were located at the address.

The investigation remains ongoing and anyone with information is urged to contact

Crime stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

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