South Australian police have charged two men and a woman with drug trafficking and money laundering after their alleged crimes were exposed on the dark web.
- On Monday, police searched properties in Adelaide and Kings Park.
- Two men and a woman have been charged with drug trafficking and money laundering
- All have been in preventive detention until their next appearance in court.
Earlier this week, detectives from SAPOL and the Australian Federal Police searched a home and business in Adelaide and property in Kings Park.
Police seized more than $ 1 million in cash, $ 700,000 in cryptocurrency, along with drugs suspected of being cocaine, LSD, cannabis, and steroids.
Police said the drugs have an estimated street value of more than $ 150,000.
Two houses and a sports motorcycle, collectively valued at $ 1.27 million, were also seized in what police described as the “largest cryptocurrency seizure by SAPOL.”
A 27-year-old man and a 32-year-old woman, both from Adelaide, and a 24-year-old man from Kings Park, have been charged with multiple counts of commercial drug trafficking, money laundering and importation of a large quantity. commercial amount of LSD.
All three were placed in pretrial detention after appearing before Adelaide Magistrates Court.
They will face court again on May 24.