A man has been charged after police seized 91 cannabis plants, four snakes, and other items at a home in Warragamba yesterday.
About 12.30pm (Tuesday 1 September 2015), following investigations into the supply of drugs in the area, police executed a search warrant at a home on First Street, Warragamba.
During the search warrant, police allegedly located a hydroponics set-up, and seized 91 cannabis plants, dried and pre-packaged cannabis, four snakes (two albino carpet pythons and two woma pythons), and other items.
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All items were seized and will undergo forensic examinations. The snakes were seized by the National Parks and Wildlife Service.
At the home, police arrested a 35-year-old man. He was taken to Penrith Police Station where he was charged with;
– Cultivate commercial quantity of prohibited plants,
– Cultivate by enhanced indoor means,
– Supply prohibited drug,
– Possess prohibited drug, and
– Possess restricted substance.
He was refused bail and is due to appear at Penrith local Court today (Wednesday 2 September 2015).
Investigations are continuing.