ACT Policing has arrested two men after conducting a traffic stop on a stolen motor vehicle in Kaleen last night (Friday, September 20).
Around 10.40pm, Belconnen General Duties members conducted a traffic stop on a blue Ford Fiesta along Ginninderra Drive, Kaleen.
The traffic stop was conducted after enquiries revealed that the car had been stolen on August 22 from a house in Bruce.
The two occupants of the car, a 28-year-old and 19-year-old, both from Ngunnawal were taken into custody.
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During a search of the car and occupants, police located a package which contained a white powder substance along with four mobile telephones, 12 sim cards and electronic scales. These items were seized by police.
Both men were conveyed to the ACT Watch House and have been charged with ride/drive motor vehicle without consent.
The 28-year-old man has also been charged with possession of a prohibited substance.
Both men will face the ACT Magistrates Court this morning (September 21).
[Courtesy ACT Policing]