Boy, 17, charged after raid uncovers drugs hidden in cans of coke, whipped cream

A 17-YEAR-OLD boy has been arrested and charged after police raided his home on the Gold Coast and allegedly found a cocktail of drugs concealed in cans of coke and whipped-cream.

Officers from the city’s Rapid Action Patrol squad executed a search warrant at the boy’s Buckingham Road home in Maudsland about 6.30pm on Tuesday.

During the search, it’s alleged officers found quantities of GHB, methamphetamine and cannabis.


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A Queensland Police spokesperson said some of the drugs had allegedly been concealed in a glass water bottle and cans of soft drink and whipped-cream.

Police said some of the drugs were concealed in a can of coke and whipped cream (Source: Queensland Police)

GHB, or ‘liquid ecstacy’, was also found at the Maudsland home (Source: Queensland Police)

Police also seized a stash of meth and cannabis (Source: Queensland Police)

A 17-year-old boy was arrested and has since been charged with a long list of offences, including three counts each of possession of a dangerous drug and possession of a drug utensil.

The boy was also charged with one count each of obtaining a restricted drug not endorsed under regulation and possessing property suspected of having been used in the commission of a drug offence.

If you have information for Police, please contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using their online form 24 hours per day.

You can also report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24 hours per day. Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation.

Jaydan is a Digital News Producer at myGC.com.au. He was appointed Managing Editor of the Junee Southern Cross newspaper at the age of 17 and has since held positions in a number of newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland. Jaydan joined the Hot Tomato Broadcasting Company in 2013 and has been keeping the Gold Coast up to date with the latest local, national and international news online at myGC.com.au ever since. With almost ten years’ experience in both print and digital media Jaydan is committed to providing the best coverage during major news and weather events.

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