Two charged after police raid in Ormeau

A Burleigh Heads man is due in Beenleigh Court on Wednesday after a police raid at Ormeau.

Officers  from the Gold Coast Rapid Action and Patrols allegedly seized cannabis, an ice pipe and a loaded firearm under a bed at a Katunga Circuit address on Tuesday.

A 24-year-old has been charged with possess a dangerous drug, possess property suspected of being used in connection with the commission of a drug offence, unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of a shortened firearm and authority required to possess explosives (ammunition).


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A second Ormeau man was also charged following further investigations with possess a dangerous drug, possess property suspected of being used in connection with the commission of a drug offence and authority required to possess explosives (ammunition).

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He is due to appear in the Beenleigh Magistrates Court on June 21, 2017.

Senior Sergeant Mat Kelly, Officer in Charge of the Gold Coast Rapid Action and Patrols said: “This arrest is another great example of a tip off from a member of the community resulting in the location of dangerous drugs and the removal of a firearm from our streets, making our community a safer place.”