Broome woman granted bail on meth charges

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The woman’s bail was unopposed. (File image)
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A Broome woman accused of possessing a trafficable amount of methamphetamine has been granted conditional bail.

Alieka Diane Jaffrey appeared before the Broome Magistrates Court via videolink from West Kimberley Regional Prison on Monday to make a bail application.

Bail was unopposed by the prosecution given the fact Ms Jaffrey had no prior record and advised for a number of conditions to be put in place.

Magistrate Andrew Maughan advised Ms Jaffrey to live with her aunt at a residence in Bilingurr under a curfew, surrender her passport to Broome Police and not apply for a new one, refrain from entering Broome International Airport grounds and avoid contacting co-accused Tassie Loice Aitken.

Ms Aitken, appeared in court on an earlier date and was remanded in custody to next appear on Monday January 6.

Ms Jaffrey’s next appearance will be January 20, when she will be expected to enter pleas.

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