Ten drug drivers busted across South Burnett

DRUG DRIVERS BUSTED: Kingaroy police have caught nine drug drivers this month. Picture: FILE.

By Amy Buckingham

UPDATE: Another drug driver has been caught in the South Burnett, increasing the number of alleged offenders from nine to ten this month.

Kingaroy police have caught ten drug drivers across the South Burnett this month.

The alleged perpetrators were aged 19 to 60, and reside in locations including Wondai, Kingaroy, Wattle Camp, Murgon, Ellesmere and Blackbutt.

The ten drug drivers were intercepted in Kingaroy, Proston, and Blackbutt.

See the full wrap up below:-

TUESDAY, 1 JUNE

• A 40-year-old Wondai woman was intercepted driving on Coral Street, Kingaroy with a relevant drug present in her saliva. She was issued with a Notice to Appear in the Kingaroy Magistrates Court on 5 July.

• A 52-year-old Ellesmere woman was intercepted driving on Haly Street, Kingaroy with a relevant drug present in her saliva. She was issued with a Notice to Appear in the Kingaroy Magistrates Court on 5 July.

• A 21-year-old Kingaroy man was intercepted driving on River Road, Kingaroy with a relevant drug present in his saliva. He was issued with a Notice to Appear in the Kingaroy Magistrates Court on the 5 July.

WEDNESDAY, 2 JUNE

• A 49-year-old Burpengary man was intercepted driving on Rodney Street, Proston with a relevant drug present in his saliva. He was issued with a Notice to Appear in the Kingaroy Magistrates Court on 5 July.

FRIDAY, 4 JUNE

• A 31-year-old Wattle Camp man was intercepted driving on Haly Street, Kingaroy with a relevant drug present in his saliva. He was issued with a Notice to Appear in the Kingaroy Magistrates Court on 19 July.

• A 45-year-old Kingaroy man was intercepted driving on First Avenue, Kingaroy with a relevant drug present in his saliva. He was issued with a Notice to Appear in the Kingaroy Magistrates Court on 19 July.

SATURDAY, 5 JUNE

• A 22-year-old Murgon woman was intercepted driving on the D’Aguilar Highway, Blackbutt with a relevant drug present in her saliva. She was issued with a Notice to Appear in the Nanango Magistrates Court on 12 August.

• A 27-year-old Blackbutt man was intercepted driving on the D’Aguilar Highway, Blackbutt with a relevant drug present in his saliva. He was issued with a Notice to Appear in the Nanango Magistrates Court on 12 August.

MONDAY, 7 JUNE

• A 19-year-old Gatton man was intercepted driving on Moonya Street, Kingaroy with a relevant drug present in his saliva. He was issued with a Notice to Appear in the Kingaroy Magistrates Court on 19 July.

WEDNESDAY, 9 JUNE

• A 60-year-old Kilkivan man was intercepted driving on Lamb Street, Murgon with a relevant drug present in his saliva. He was issued with a Notice to Appear in the Murgon Magistrates Court on 27 July.