Man arrested for drug trafficking

Police have arrested a Whyalla Norrie man for drug trafficking. following a traffic stop in the early hours of the morning.

Just after 2am on Tuesday 18 April, a police patrol spoke to the driver of a white Holden Calais in White Street Whyalla Norrie in regards to traffic matters.

A subsequent search of the car revealed approximately 37 grams of methamphetamine and a large quantity of cash.

The 34-year-old man was arrested and charged with trafficking a controlled substance plus hindering police and resisting arrest after he struggled with police officers.

The arrested man was bailed to appear in the Whyalla Magistrates Court at a later date.