Operation targeting sale of Psychoactive Product
Operation targeting sale of
Thursday, 12 June 2014 -
Christchurch police have conducted
operations on dairies within Christchurch targeting the
selling of unapproved psychoactive products.
the selling of this product seriously since it became
illegal" says Sergeant Chris Barker.
As a result of the
operation a dairy was located selling the illegal
A quantity of cash and bags of the product were
located following a search of the dairy.
continue to monitor and prosecute where appropriate" advises
A 43 year old female will be appearing at
the Christchurch District Court charged with selling a non
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