An 18-year-old woman allegedly busted with 800 MDMA capsules in her bra, and a man allegedly caught with more than 200 stashed in a condom in his underpants, are among 18 people charged with drug offences at a music festival in Sydney over the weekend.
According to NSW police, officers strip searched the teen after a sniffer dog approached her at the Epik Music Festival at Sydney’s Showgrounds on Saturday.
Police also allege a further 200 MDMA capsules were found concealed internally.
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Following another drug dog detection, a 22-year-old man was strip searched with officers allegedly finding 269 MDMA capsules packaged in a condom and concealed in his underwear.
The man and woman, along with three others, are due to face Burwood Local Court on Tuesday 14 January 2020 charged with drug supply.
A 19-year-old man and 19-year-old woman charged with supply prohibited drug and dealing with the proceeds of crime faced court on Sunday.
During the operation, a total of 18 people were charged with drug related offences, 13 people were issued with Drug Criminal Infringement Notices, and 38 people were kicked out of the festival by police.