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Port Pirie, Solomontown Drug Bust

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Police have arrested three people in their 50’s, following drug searches at Solomontown on Sunday.

Port Pirie Patrols executed a warrant at two Solomontown homes with the assistance of a drug dog after police suspected the occupants were involved in growing and selling cannabis.

Around 4.5kg of dried cannabis and three cannabis plants in various stages of preparation were allegedly discovered.

All three have been charged with trafficking a commercial quantity of cannabis.

They have been bailed to appear in the Port Pirie Magistrates Court on May 31.

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