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Operation Vitreus Nabs Hills & Murray Bridge Locals


A Murray Bridge woman and a man from the Adelaide Hills have been caught up in the net thrown by SA Police as part of Operation Vitreous.

The operation focused on tackling methamphetamines, the nationwide week of action leading to the location and seizure of nine meth labs across the state.

On Monday May 7 four people were arrested including a 22 year old Murray Mallee woman and a 27 year old from Macclesfield, who were charged with trafficking after a raid on a property at Ethelton turned up drugs and cash.

A meth lab was also discovered at a rental property near Encounter Bay.

The drug laboratory was uncovered by police from the Hills Fleurieu Local Service Area on Sunday (May 13), with further inquiries leading investigators to a property at Hackham were 34 year old man and 29 year old woman were arrested.

The property the drug lab was located had been rented out using an internet accommodation booking service.


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