Gladstone Courthouse, Yarroon Street.
Gladstone Courthouse, Yarroon Street. Brenda Strong

Man faces ice supply charges, assault of police

GLADSTONE man George Stanley Kirk, 31, will stand trial in the District Court on a charge of supplying the drug ice.

Kirk was arraigned before Gladstone Magistrates Court via video link, on a charge that between May 4 and May 8, 2014 he unlawfully supplied methylamphetamine to another man.

No plea was given.

Lawyer Jun Pepito conceded that a prima facie case existed against Kirk.

A trial date will be set next month and Mr Pepito indicated Kirk will likely make a bail application.

Kirk is charged with drug offences and other matters including assaulting a police officer; enter a dwelling with intent; and threatening violence


Towns on water restrictions as dam level drops to record low

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This map should terrify us all

This map should terrify us all

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