Oxenford raid uncovers stash of drugs and weapons

A MAN has been charged with a string of drugs and weapons offences after a raid on an Oxenford home.

Rapid Action Patrol executed a search warrant at the property on Xavier Place around 9am on Thursday.

During the search, officers allegedly located methyl-amphetamine, cocaine, cannabis, steroids, restricted pharmaceuticals, pipe, scales, vacuum sealer, tick sheets, ammunition, an electronic conductive device and knuckle-dusters.


Following investigations, a 36-year-old Oxenford man was charged with six counts of possessing dangerous drugs, two counts of possessing a weapon and one count each of possessing drug utensils, possessing property used in the commission of a drug offence and possessing explosives (ammunition).

PHOTO: Qld Police

He is due to appear at the Southport Magistrates Court on August 23.

Shanee is a full-time Digital Journalist and Social Media Content Producer. In 2014, Shanee graduated from Griffith University’s Gold Coast Campus with a Bachelor of Communications majoring in Journalism, Public Relations and Marketing. Since joining 1029 Hot Tomato, Shanee has been keeping you up to date with breaking news and everything Gold Coast on myGC. Shanee also writes and photographs for Peony & Page, a personal home, style and travel blog & Instagram alias she founded in 2015.

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