150+ marijuana plants found growing under hydro lights at NSW home

POLICE have seized more than 150 marijuana plants found growing at a house in Newcastle.

Officers executed a search warrant at the Marshall Street home at Kotara today early this morning.

During the operation, officers allegedly found 156 mature cannabis plants growing under hydroponic lights.


It’s understood no one was home at the property at the time it was raided by police.

A large scale investigation is now underway.

Anyone with information should contact call Newcastle City Police or Crime Stoppers anonymously on 1800 333 000.