Police charge man with drug supply at Cobar

A man has been charged with drug offences after being stopped by police in Cobar.

About 1pm on Friday (18 September 2020), officers were conducting patrols of the Cobar area when they saw two cars stopped near each other on Kidman Way.

When officers were speaking with the occupants of a Toyota Landcruiser, the passenger was observed allegedly hiding something in his pants.

During a search of the 40-year-old man, police located and seized prohibited drugs.

The local man was arrested and taken to Cobar Police Station where he was charged with supply prohibited drug, and drug possession.

He was refused bail and appeared at Dubbo Bail Court yesterday (Saturday 19 September 2020), where he was remanded in custody to appear at Bourke Local Court tomorrow (Monday 21 September 2020).

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