MORE than one kilogram of the destructive drug ‘ice’ has been found stashed in the boot of a car during a random traffic stop in the NSW Riverina.
Cootamundra Police stopped the Mitsubishi ASX on the Hume Highway at Jugiong shortly before 6pm last night.
During a search of the car, officers allegedly located in excess of 1kg of methylamphetamine (ice) in the boot.
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The driver, a 37-year-old man, and passenger, a 19-year-old man, were both arrested and taken to Gundagai Police Station where they were each charged with possessing and supplying a commercial quantity of drugs.
Both men were refused bail and are due to appear at Wagga Wagga Local Court today.