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Drugs and prohibited weapons seized - Urunga

Thursday, 01 June 2017 08:25:22 PM

**Editor’s note: Images have been placed on the NSWPF Facebook page**

A man and a teenager have been charged following a search warrant in the state’s north today.

About 9.00am (Thursday 1 June) officers attached to Coffs/Clarence Target Action Group, executed a search warrant at a home on Giinagay Way, Urunga.

During the search of the premises, police allegedly located a .177 cal break action air rifle, compound bow, replica pistol, knuckle-dusters, nun-chucks, numerous knives and swords, and drugs believed to be MDMA and Cannabis.

The man and teenager were arrested and conveyed to Coffs harbour Police Station.

A 17-year-old man has been charged with two counts of possess prohibited drug and possess unauthorised Firearm. He has been given conditional bail to appear at a children’s court on Monday 10 July 2017.

A 45-year-man has been charged with two counts of possess prohibited drug, two counts of possess prohibited weapon, supply prohibited drug, possess unauthorised firearm, deal with property proceeds of crime.

He has been given conditional bail to appear at Coffs Harbour Local Court on Monday 26 June 2017.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.