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Man accused of strapping drugs to body has case adjourned

AIRPORT BUSTS: State Drug Squad detectives seize about 750 grams of ice allegedly strapped to a man’s chest. INSET: Mackay detectives uncover a quantity of amphetamines.
AIRPORT BUSTS: State Drug Squad detectives seize about 750 grams of ice allegedly strapped to a man’s chest. INSET: Mackay detectives uncover a quantity of amphetamines. Contributed

A MACKAY man who was arrested at Brisbane Airport with $240,000 worth of ice allegedly strapped to his chest has had his court case adjourned until November.

Shaun Andrew Bridger, 20, was arrested in August while on his way to Mackay and allegedly had three packages of ice weighing about 750g on his body.

Mr Bridger faces a charge of possessing drugs.

His case was briefly mentioned at Brisbane Magistrates Court on Monday when it was adjourned until November 16.

He is currently on bail.

- APN NEWSDESK

Topics:  airport court crime drugs ice mackay


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