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Woman Arrested, Accused Of Trying To Stop Police Searching Her Car

A woman's been slapped with a bunch of drug and weapons offences after she was pulled over by police in her car at Westcourt.

Drug Detection Dog, PD Quincy and his handler searched her car on Mulgrave Road on Tuesday.

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They allegedly found a break action shotgun, ammunition, a quantity of methylamphetamine in crystal and powder form, glass pipes, scales and other drug paraphernalia.

A 30-year-old Bentley Park woman is accused of getting in the way of Officers during the search and was handcuffed.

She is scheduled to appear in the Cairns Magistrates Court on Wednesday.