WATCH: Two charged after huge drug seizure at border checkpoint

Two men have been charged after Police seized eight kilograms of cocaine at a border checkpoint on the Gold Coast.

Officers at the M1 checkpoint at Tugun stopped a car around 3pm on Friday afternoon.

Police search the car, uncovering the huge stash of cocaine along with a small amount of ecstasy and cannabis.


A 26-year-old man from Sippy Downs was charged with three count of possessing dangerous drugs and one count of possession of utensils.

A 31-year-old from New Beith as charged with one count of possession of dangerous drugs.

Both men were remanded in custody and are due to front Southport Magistrates Court today.

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