View Full Version : NEWS: Even More Raids!!! (melb)

17-12-2004, 01:34
15 arrested after drug raids

FIFTEEN people were arrested in coordinated drug raids on 13 properties across Melbourne early today.

The raids by more than 100 police began at 4am (AEDT), uncovering a drug lab at a property in Sydenham and leading to 15 arrests, police said.

Ecstasy, methamphetamines, cannabis and cash were seized at properties in Keilor Downs, Hoppers Crossing, Sunshine, Sydenham, Altona Meadows, St Albans, West Meadows and Melton South.

Police also seized a BMW, Porsche and a jet ski from a property in Keilor Downs.

Officers from the dog squad and special operation group joined the raids.

17-12-2004, 01:37
Raid nets $2.5m cannabis

A RAID on a Sydney home uncovered cannabis plants worth more than $2.5 million.

Police today said officers involved in a covert operation on the property at Rock Street, Yagoona, raided the house about 6pm (AEDT) yesterday.

The officers found the house had been converted into a number of cannabis growing rooms with sophisticated lighting, electrical and ventilation equipment.

They located more than 500 canabis plants and a large amount of processed leaf and stems.

One man was arrested allegedly running from the premises and a second was found hiding amongst the plants.

A 36-year-old man and a 23-year-old man were both charged with cultivating a commercial quantity of prohibited plant and refused bail.

They will appear at Burwood Local Court later today.

Cowboy Mac
17-12-2004, 04:16
Originally posted by Psychadelic_Paisly
... and a second was found hiding amongst the plants.
haha, they'll never think to look in here! =D