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Bachelor contestant Georgia Tripos charged with running drug syndicate

By Emily Whitham March 17, 2017
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Former Bachelor contestant Georgia Tripos has been charged with running a drug syndicate with a friend

In shocking news today, ex-Bachelor contestant Georgia Tripos has been charged with running a drug syndicate.

The 25-year-old appeared in the latest season of The Bachelor - vying for Richie Strahan’s heart.

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According to 9 News, Tripos was arrested on Wednesday, with her friend Kristiana Karakostas.

The pair was apparently working together in Melbourne real estate but was also running a syndicate to traffic ice and cocaine. They were apparently selling the drugs on Craigslist.

Tripos will face court on July 7.

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Police confirmed with a statement:

“Both were charged with traffic cocaine, traffic commercial quantity of amphetamine, possess money being proceeds of crime, possess cocaine and possess amphetamine.”