Deniliquin Local Area Command
Woman Charged With Supplying ‘Hillbilly Heroin’ – Hay
Police have charged a woman with the on-going supply drugs following a long-term covert investigation at Hay.
The 45 year old woman was arrested outside a hotel on Lachlan Street, Hay.
In June this year, investigators from Deniliquin Local Area Command began their operation into the illegal supply of the prescription medication Oxcodone, commonly referred to as ‘Hillbilly heroin’.
On a number of occasions Police will allege undercover operatives were able to purchase quantities of the drug.
The local woman has been charged with multiple drug offences including supplying prohibited drugs.
The woman has been granted conditional bail and will appear at Hay Local Court on Tuesday 5 January.