A man has been charged after allegedly trying to deliver drugs hidden in a fruit basket to a quarantined traveller.
Yesterday afternoon about 1.15pm a man, 37, went to a hotel on Elizabeth Street in Sydney to make a delivery to someone in isolation.
Police searched the box and allegedly found a white envelope containing an MDMA capsule.
The man, from Lane Cove, was arrested and when officers searched him, they allegedly found a bag of white powder, believed to be cocaine, New South Wales Police said.
He was issued a Court Attendance Notice for supply prohibited drug and possess prohibited drug.
He is due to appear at the Downing Centre Local Court on Friday 19 June. Inquiries are continuing.
Source: 9News https://www.9news.com.au/national/coronavirus-alleged-drug-dealer-charged-trying-to-deliver-fruit-basket-in-new-south-wales/9b3890f0-7fbc-440b-8e3d-cfb97c3ceb32