Largest single seizure of heroin in state’s history

POLICE have seized 15 kilograms of heroin during a raid on a home in Adelaide.

Officers executed a search warrant at the Stuart Street property in Angle Part on Tuesday as part of an ongoing investigation led by the Serious and Organised Crime Branch.

During the search, officers located and seized 15 kilograms of heroin and one kilo of cocaine.


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In a statement, SA Police said it was the largest ever single seizure of heroin in the state.

(Source: SA Police)

(Source: SA Police)

Police said the drugs were packaged and “consistent with being part of a large commercial enterprise”.

A second search was carried out no a property in June Street at Mansfield Park where officers allegedly seized cash and equipment used in the preparation for the sale of heroin.

No arrests have yet been made, with investigations into the huge haul continuing.

Jaydan is a Digital News Producer at myGC.com.au. He was appointed Managing Editor of the Junee Southern Cross newspaper at the age of 17 and has since held positions in a number of newsrooms in New South Wales and Queensland. Jaydan joined the Hot Tomato Broadcasting Company in 2013 and has been keeping the Gold Coast up to date with the latest local, national and international news online at myGC.com.au ever since. With almost ten years’ experience in both print and digital media Jaydan is committed to providing the best coverage during major news and weather events.

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