Woman charged with drug trafficking in North Bendigo

UPDATE 1.10pm: A Bendigo woman has faced court charged with trafficking a commercial quantity of methamphetamine.

Sharni Bryant, 24, appeared in the Bendigo Magistrates’ Court on Thursday where she did not apply for bail and was remanded in custody.

Bryant has been charged with 12 alleged offences, included trafficking a commercial quantity of drugs, handling stolen goods, possession and use of methamphetamine.

Bryant also charged with breaching bail.

She will next appear in court on January 24 for a committal mention.

EARLIER: A woman in her 20s will front court on Thursday, charged with offences that include trafficking a commercial quantity of a drug of dependence, after a number of arrests in North Bendigo this week.

Police have also charged the 24-year-old with handling stolen goods and other proceeds of crime charges.

She will appear in Bendigo Magistrates’ Court.

A 28-year-old woman has also been bailed on possession of a drug of dependence, trafficking a drug of dependence, and dealing with property suspected of being the proceeds of crime.

The charges were laid against the two women after Bendigo detectives arrested four people in Smith Street, North Bendigo on Wednesday morning.