Meth, xanax found in stolen car at Labrador

A MAN and a woman have been arrested and charged after police allegedly found a stash of dangerous drugs, including crystal meth and Xanax, in a stolen car at Labrador.

Officers were patrolling Muir Street last night when they spotted a suspected stolen blue Rav 4 with stolen number plates entering an undercover carpark about 7.45pm.

Police followed the vehicle into the carpark and blocked its exit before detaining its three occupants.


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During a search of the vehicle, officers allegedly found a significant amount of methampetamine, as well as cannabis, alprazolam (Xanax), a meth pipe, scales and a stash of stolen cosmetics.

(Photo: Queensland Police)

(Photo: Queensland Police)

(Photo: Queensland Police)

The 34-year-old man who was allegedly driving the stolen SUV was arrested and charged with a long list of drugs, traffic and, weapon offences.

Police allege the man was also unlicensed and in breach of a protection order.

He was due to appear in Southport Magistrates Court today.

A 25-year-old woman from Labrador will appear in the same court on October 17, charged with possessing property suspected of being stolen in relation to the cosmetics.

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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