Man on explosives, drug charges
A WEST Perth man (40) was charged with possessing a military-style projectile, explosives and drugs after detectives raided his house last Wednesday.
It will be alleged police found two containers containing the explosive ammonium nitrate, a deto- nator with a fuse, sticks of power gel and the undescribed military projectile, in addition to cannabis plants and drug paraphernalia.
The bomb squad is examining all the explosive-related items and the man has been charged with making or possessing explosives in suspicious circumstances, growing and possessing a drug and having drug paraphernalia.
He was remanded in custody to reappear at Perth Magistrates Court on April 2.