A man has been charged with possession of and trafficking in cannabis and amphetamines and possessing the proceeds of crime following a raid on a property at Elphinstone.March 27, 2014 4:10am
Heathcote Police joined forces with officers from several stations and members of the Central Victorian Response Unit for a raid on an Elphinstone property on Wednesday morning.
A 43-year-old man appeared in Bendigo Magistrates Court on Thursday and was remanded in custody until April 17.
He was charged on several counts including trafficking cannabis and amphetamines, possession of cannabis and amphetamines, and possessing the proceeds of crime.
Leading Senior Constable Karl Kerschbaumer said police found several stolen vehicles and took away four truckloads of items from the property.
He said they included farm machinery, tools, hay and, motorcycles.
‘‘It’s estimated there was in excess of $100,000 worth of property,’’ he said.
‘‘Inquiries are continuing.’’
He was given a $614 on-the-spot fine and his licence was suspended for six months.
A 28-year-old Tooborac man will be charged on summons with possessing a loaded firearm and firearm storage offences.
After spending two games in the WAFL Michael Barlow has been recalled to play for Fremantle against St Kilda this weekend.
Three Yarrawonga footballers have excelled at interleague level, representing the Ovens and Murray against Hampden in Warrnambool on Saturday.
The Aboriginal and wider community is mourning the death of revered Bangerang Aboriginal elder, Uncle John ‘‘Sandy’’ Atkinson.
The Moama-Echuca Border Raiders took a big stride into the Bendigo Amateur Soccer League for 2016 with a solid, four-grade performance at Eaglehawk’s Truscott Reserve on Sunday.
THE town’s schools celebrated Education Week last week.
Kyabram Football Club will host a family day next weekend.
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Berrigan Shire councillor Daryll Morris says he has been sickened by some of the vitriol and personal attacks to surface since the council’s proposal to redevelop Finley’s Memorial Hall and School of Arts site was revealed in October last year.
HEATHCOTE Pre-school staff members were overwhelmed by the response to their annual Garden Express Spring Bulb fundraiser.
Youth services in Cobram have received a helping hand thanks to a new appointment made possible through a community store.
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Farmers from northern Victoria will join a protest rally over milk prices in Melbourne tomorrow, Wednesday.
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