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Taskforce arrests Barmah men in drug investigation

By Ivy Jensen

ECHO Taskforce swooped on Barmah this morning, arresting two men as part of an ongoing drug investigation.

During a search warrant, a 29-year-old Barmah man was charged with cultivating and possessing cannabis and will appear at Shepparton Magistrates Court shortly.

The 59-year-old Barmah man has been charged with trafficking and possessing drug of dependence and possessing proceeds of crime.

He has been bailed to appear at Shepparton Magistrates Court on April 27.

The investigation remains ongoing anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at crimestoppersvic.gov.au