The Hervey Bay man is due to appear in the Hervey Bay Magistrates Court on February 21 for possession of a drug utensil.
The Hervey Bay man is due to appear in the Hervey Bay Magistrates Court on February 21 for possession of a drug utensil. Trevor Veale

Charged with drug offence after being stopped for no helmet

A SEARCH of a Hervey Bay man who allegedly wasn't wearing a bicycle helmet while riding in Urangan has landed him in front of a magistrate.

About 2.30pm on Tuesday, the 19-year-old was questioned by police about his lack of safety gear on Boat Harbour Dr when officers found a drug utensil in his property.

The man will appear in Hervey Bay Magistrates Court on February 21 facing a possession of drug utensils charge.



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