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Man charged with drug and firearm offences - Ashfield

Tuesday, 06 June 2017 04:57:44 PM

A man has been charged with firearm and drug offences after a search warrant was executed at Ashfield yesterday.

About 10.25am (Monday 5 June 2017), police attached to the Proactive Crime Team conducted a firearms prohibition order search at a house in Ormand Street.

Police will allege they located drugs believed to be methylamphetamine, cocaine, GHB and MDMA. They also located cash and ammunition.

A 35-year-old man was arrested and taken to Burwood Police Station. He was charged with supply prohibited drug, deal with proceeds of crime, breach firearms prohibition order and possess ammunition without holding a license/permit.

He was refused bail and appeared in Burwood local Court today (Tuesday 6 June 2017).