Police investigations revealed the man was also allegedly responsible for stealing sunglasses.
Police investigations revealed the man was also allegedly responsible for stealing sunglasses. FILE

Man trades speakers for drugs

KINGAROY police charged a man following a tip off from a member of the public about a drug deal taking place on King St, Kingaroy on Wednesday September 12, at 11.20am.

Police allegedly located a 31-year-old Cherbourg man hiding behind a skip bin a short distance away.

A search of the man allegedly located a small quantity of amphetamine, and he said he had just bought it for a set of blue tooth speakers.

Police will allege further investigations revealed the man was responsible for the theft of a pair of sunglasses from a Kingaroy St business on September 10 and a pair of earrings on September 11.

The man will appear in the Kingaroy Magistrates Court on October 15, charged with allegedly possessing a dangerous drug and utensils, two counts of stealing, as well as failing to appear in the Murgon Magistrates Court on July 3.