Police from the Mallee Drug Response Unit, Mildura Offender Management Unit and Joint Taskforce ICARUS executed two search warrants in Robinvale yesterday in relation to an ongoing investigation into drug trafficking in the area.
The searches led to the seizure of various drugs including methylamphetamine, cocaine, MDMA and cannabis, associated trafficking paraphernalia and cash.
Two Malaysian nationals, a 20-year-old Robinvale man and a 19-year-old Robinvale man, were arrested and charged with trafficking drugs and have been remanded in custody to appear at the Mildura Magistrates’ Court on 29 November.
Community members with any information about drug importations or drug trafficking are asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a confidential report at www.crimestoppers.com.au.
Joint Task Force Icarus is staffed by Victoria Police, Australian Border Force, Australian Federal Police and the Department of Home Affairs.