Illawarra Newsroom

Unanderra drug crop discovered by Police


Police have located and seized drugs and an imitation firearm following a search warrant at Unanderra.


About 9am today officers attached to Lake Illawarra Police executed a search warrant at a set of industrial units on Waverley Drive, Unanderra. Officers located and seized 47 cannabis plants of various sizes, an imitation firearm, drug paraphernalia and hydroponic equipment. 


A 41 year old man was arrested at the scene and taken to Lake Illawarra Police Station and charged with cultivate prohibited plant, supply cannabis, two counts of possess prohibited drug and possess unauthorised pistol. He was refused bail to appear before Wollongong Local Court tomorrow.

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