Charges laid after 5L of GHB and $20,000 cash seized - East Lismore

Thursday, 25 March 2021 09:18:49 AM

A man has been charged with large commercial drug supply after officers seized more than 5L of GHB and $20,000 cash at a Northern Rivers home.

About 11.30am yesterday (Wednesday 24 March 2021), officers attached to Richmond Police District executed a search warrant at a home at East Lismore.

During the search, police seized more than 5L of gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB), cannabis, methylamphetamine (ice) and $20,000 cash.

Officers also located items consistent with the supply of prohibited drugs.

All items seized during the operation will undergo further examination.

A 55-year-old man was arrested at the home and taken to Lismore Police Station.

He was charged with supply large commercial quantity prohibited drug, knowingly deal with proceeds of crime, supply prohibited drug (indictable quantity) and two counts of possess prohibited drug.

The man was refused bail to appear at Lismore Local Court today (Thursday 25 March 2021).