Woman charged with drug distribution

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ROCKINGHAM Detectives have arrested a 50-year-old woman as a result of their operation to target and disrupt illicit drug distribution in the Rockingham area.

Yesterday detectives searched a residence on Westerly Way, Cooloongup and Willmott Drive in Rockingham.

It is alleged during the searches police found and seized about 12g of methylamphetamine, more than $2000 in cash, cannabis and drug selling paraphernalia.

The 50-year-old woman from Rockingham has been charged with 67 counts of offer to sell or supply a prohibited drug (meth), possessing a prohibited drug with intent to sell/supply, unlawful possession and possessing drug paraphernalia.

She is due to appear in the Rockingham Magistrates Court today.