Man charged over major Gold Coast drug bust

POLICE have uncovered a massive quantity of drugs during a raid in Ormeau Hills.

Detectives executed a search warrant at the Mullins Street address around 5.30pm on Sunday night following a 6-month long operation, called ‘Operation Record’, aimed at addressing drug crime around the Ormeau and Pimpama areas.

Police will allege the search uncovered approximately 225 MDMA tablets, 160 grams of MDMA powder, 91 grams of cocaine, 38 grams of methylamphetamine, 25 grams of ketamine, 12 vials of testosterone, 6 litres of GHB, 100ml of cannabis oil and three tasers.


1.2 kilograms of white powder and 288 grams of a brown putty substance suspected of being dangerous drugs were also

A 36-year-old man was arrested at the scene.

He has since been charged with six counts of possessing dangerous drugs and one count each of trafficking dangerous drugs, producing dangerous drugs, possessing weapons, possessing restricted drugs, possessing property obtained from trafficking, possessing relevant substances, possessing anything used in the commission of a crime and possessing utensils.

He is due to appear in Southport Magistrates Court on November 14.