Ben Cousins refused bail, charged with stalking and drug offences

Ben Cousins. Photo: AAP
Ben Cousins. Photo: AAP

BEN Cousins has been refused bail during an appearance at Armadale Magistrates Court on charges of breaching a violence restraining order, stalking and drug possession.

Cousins will remain in custody until March 11.

WA police said they had “charged a man as part of their inquiries into allegations of family violence matters”.

They executed two search warrants at homes in Melville and Bicton overnight.

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Cousins was arrested as he arrived at the Melville address and police allegedly found a quantity of methylamphetamine in his vehicle.

Police then executed a second search warrant at a Bicton address and allegedly located a smoking utensil, and a further amount of methylamphetamine.

Cousins (38) has been charged with seven breaches of a VRO, aggravated stalking, driving without a license, possession of a prohibited drug and possessing a smoking utensil.