Pair charged after police find 68g of crystal meth in car during vehicle stop

TWO young men have been charged after police allegedly found 68 grams of crystal meth in their car during a vehicle stop in Sydney’s south.

Detectives intercepted the Volkswagen Jetta on Bridge Street at Hurstville shortly after 1pm on Wednesday.

During a search of the car, officers allegedly found two resealable bags filled with 68 grams of a crystalline substance believed to be methylamphetamine (ice) concealed in the glove box.


The drugs were seized and will undergo forensic examinations.

The driver, a 20-year-old man, and his 21-year-old passenger were arrested and taken to Hurstville Police Station.

Following further inquiries, officers allegedly found $50,000 cash inside a Lexus sedan parked in Riverwood.

Both men have since been charged with supplying a prohibited drug, and recklessly dealing with proceeds of crime.

They have been granted conditional bail and are due to appear at Sutherland Local Court on November 14.