25 Jan 2016

Woman arrested at Nelson airport with ounce of meth

2:18 pm on 25 January 2016

Police have arrested a woman they say arrived at Nelson airport with an ounce of methamphetamine.

The 36-year-old woman was on a flight from Auckland on Sunday.

Detective Senior Sergeant Craig Johnston said the arrest was a result of investigations into the supply of drugs in the region.

The woman will appear in the Nelson District Court today on numerous drug charges.