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Cannabis seized from two men

By Deniliquin Pastoral Times

Two men were allegedly found in possession of cannabis within hours of each other on Sunday.

Police allege a 43 year-old Deniliquin man was found to have a small amount of the drug when stopped and searched in Harfleur St, in west Deniliquin about 3.35pm. He was given a court attendance notice for possession of a prohibited drug.

About 8pm the same day police allege to have found cannabis inside a bag being carried by a 23 year-old man.

He was one of two people stopped and searched in End St, Deniliquin and was issued with a cannabis caution.

‘Offensive’ fine

A 28 year-old Deniliquin woman has been fined for offensive language after allegedly swearing at police.

Police said the woman became abusive when she was stopped at the George and Napier St intersection in Deniliquin to be searched, about 8.30pm on Friday, September 11.