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Alcohol, drugs and knife seized on Palm Island


A man has been charged by police on Palm Island after he was allegedly caught with alcohol, cannabis and a large knife.

Police pulled the man over early yesterday morning for a roadside breath test, when they allegedly saw the bottle of restricted liquor.

A further search allegedly uncovered the drugs and the knife.

The 69-year-old has been charged and will face the Palm Island Magistrates Court later this month.