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Drug Drivers Caught with Weapons in Port Lincoln

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On Tuesday police stopped two vehicles for a driver test, both drivers returned positive results to drugs.

A 29-year-old Port Lincoln man tested positive to cannabis and a 33-year-old Port Lincoln woman tested positive to methamphetamine.

Both drivers may face further chargers following forensic analysis.

On the same day police stopped a Holden sedan on Liverpool Street the driver, a 19-year-old Port Lincoln man, tested positive to methamphetamine.

The man was also arrested for carrying an offensive weapon and possession of prescription medication.

The passenger in the vehicle, a 27-year-old Port Lincoln man was also arrested for carrying an offensive weapon, after a knife was located hidden down the front of his jeans.

Both men were bailed to appear in court at a later date.