Fourth person charged as drug supply investigation continues - Mudgee

Friday, 26 March 2021 01:08:10 PM

A fourth person has been charged following an investigation into the supply of prohibited drugs in the state’s Central West.

In December 2019, officers attached to Orana Mid-Western Police District established Strike Force Grandi to investigate drug supply activities between Sydney and Mudgee.

Following extensive inquiries, strike force investigators executed three search warrants at Mudgee and Rouse Hill earlier this month.

Two men – aged 31 and 36 – and a 21-year-old woman were arrested and charged with drug-related offences. All three remain before the courts.

Following further inquiries, strike force investigators arrested a 33-year-old man at Mudgee Police Station about 10.50am yesterday (Thursday 25 March 2021).

He was charged with take part in the supply of prohibited drugs.

The man was granted conditional bail to appear before Mudgee Local Court on Wednesday 21 April 2021.

Investigations continue.