Queensland border officers find eight kilograms of cocaine

Queensland border officers find eight kilograms of cocaine

Two men have been charged after eight kilograms of cocaine was found during a vehicle check at the Queensland border checkpoint.

Officers performing border duties on October 30 stopped a car about 3pm in the northbound lanes of the Pacific Motorway at a checkpoint.

Eight kilograms of cocaine was found at the border checkpoint in Tugun.Credit:Queensland Police Service

Two men were occupants of the vehicle when a search was conducted and the dangerous drugs found, police said. Ecstasy and cannabis were also found.

A 26-year-old Sippy Downs man has been charged with three counts of possessing dangerous drugs and one count of possession of utensils.

A 31-year-old New Beith man was charged with one count of possession of dangerous drugs.

Both men have been remanded in custody and will reappear in Southport Magistrates Court on Tuesday.

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