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Ice user gets stern warning from Magistrate after driving

A Coast pensioner has been refused bail after being charged with drug trafficking.
A Coast pensioner has been refused bail after being charged with drug trafficking. Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

JAMES Allen Ohl will be on a short leash for the next eight months, after pleading guilty in the Rockhampton Magistrates Court on Monday to possessing ice and a hypodermic syringe.

Ohl, 24, was intercepted while driving at 2pm on October 20 when police found 0.2g of liquid methylamphetamine.

He was fined $300 for failing to appear, and placed on probation for eight months for the drug charges.

"This is an opportunity for you to address any drug-related issues you have," Magistrate Cameron Press said.

Topics:  drug driving drugs ice rockhampton magistrates court



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