Police deliver operation

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DELIVERING SAFETY: Acting Senior Sergeant Tim Hart, Leading Senior Constable Patrick Murray and Leading Senior Constable Rochelle Maher were part of the team operating on the Great Alpine Road last week in a bid to reduce the amount of non-roadworthy drivers on local roads. PHOTO: Ashleigh Piles

TWO men were last week arrested on a spate of drug charges following a major traffic operation in Myrtleford last Friday.

Myrtleford police officers were joined by members of the Wangaratta Highway Patrol on the Great Alpine Road near Barwidgee Bridge to scan hundreds of vehicles using an Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) camera.

Drivers who were unlicensed, suspended and even tested positive for illicit drugs were detected in the operation.

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