Meth, firearms and cash seized in investigation
Organised crime squad detectives have seized more than 1.7kg of methamphetamine and two firearms at a house in Golden Bay.
As part of an investigation targeting the supply and distribution of illicit drugs, two search warrants were executed at two homes in Golden Bay last Thursday — one in Arizona Parade and the other in Bullardoo Way.
It will be alleged the search of the Bullardoo Way residence resulted in $ 49,500 in cash and other items of interest being located.
It will be alleged the search of the Arizona Parade residence resulted in more than 1.79kg of methamphetamine, 142g of MDMA, $ 33,900 in cash, steroids and two firearms being found.
A 27- year- old man from Golden Bay has been charged with possession of methamphetamine, MDMA and steroids with intent to sell or supply, two counts of possession of firearms in circumstances of aggravation, having ready access to both weapons and illegal drugs.
He was also charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition without a licence, as well as possession of stolen or unlawfully obtained property.
Several other people were charged as part of the operation.