Over 30 South Australians Front Court In a Mass Hearing Following Operation Ironside

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More than 30 people have faced court for a second time as part of Operation Ironside.

The youngest South Australian arrested as part of the global sting, 18-year-old Apostle Broikos has been released on home detention bail. 

The Burnside teen is charged with manufacturing a large commercial quantity of methylamphetamine in a clandestine laboratory at Morphett Vale.

Prosecutors allege Mr Broikos was “the distributor of each and every AN0M handset used by those associated with the Comanchero outlaw motorcycle gang”.

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Its anticipated it will take Police months to comb through the millions of messages on the encrypted messaging app used by criminals in the major sting.

A majority of the state's accused are expected to front court in December and other in February next year.

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2 July 2021

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