A 51-YEAR-OLD Australian woman has been detained in Malaysia, accused of smuggling 1.5 kilograms of the drug ‘ice’ on a flight to Victoria.
The woman – reported to be a mother-of-four – was flying from Shanghai to Melbourne when she was detained during a stop over at Kuala Lumpur airport.
It’s understood no charges have yet been laid, with the 51-year-old expected to appear in court on Sunday.
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Under local law, suspects can be held for up to two weeks without being charged.
If convicted, she could face the death penalty.