Former Bachelor contestant arrested

2016 Bachelor contestant charged over an alleged drug syndicate with a friend.

Former Bachelor contestant, Georgia Tripos, who appeared in last year’s series alongside star Richie Strahan, has been arrested over an alleged drug syndicate with a friend.

Nine News reports she was charged with trafficking amphetamine and cocaine following an arrest on Wednesday.

Police allege the former contestant and her co-accused, Kristiana Karakostas, were running a syndicate, selling drugs online on Craigslist.

She was granted bail and is due to face court on July 7.

TEN declined to comment.