Macleay Island teen to face court on dangerous drugs charges, police say

Macleay teen to face court on dangerous drugs charges

A 17-year-old from Macleay Island will face court next week on dangerous drugs charges.

On June 19, Capalaba Tactical Crime Squad executed a search warrant at a home on the island, after which the boy was charged with possession of dangerous drugs and possessing something used in connection to a crime.

He will appear at Cleveland Magistrates Court on July 10.

A 38-year-old Macleay Island woman is due to appear in court later in the month, charged with permitting use of a place.

Police allege man caught driving four times over legal limit

A 51-year-old Macleay Island man will appear in court after he was allegedly caught driving while four times over the legal alcohol limit on June 6.

Police allege the man recorded a reading of 0.208 per cent during a roadside breath test.

An 18-year-old from the island was issued a Notice to Appear for speeding, and driving unlicensed in an unregistered and uninsured vehicle on June 5.

Macleay Island police also issued 17 infringement notices for offences of speeding and parking in June.

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