Police allege they discovered a .303 military style firearm at a house in Yamba
Police allege they discovered a .303 military style firearm at a house in Yamba

Drugs, military weapon located in Yamba arrest

A MAN has been arrested after police executed a search warrant and allegedly located drugs and firearms at a house in Yamba on Thursday.

Just after 9am (Nov 23), police attended a house in Treelands Drive to execute a search warrant following an investigation into the alleged supply of drugs in the area.

Upon entering the home, police will allege they located 10 cannabis plants and cannabis leaf. Police further discovered a .303 military style firearm and cash.

The 55-year-old man was arrested and taken to Yamba Police Station. He was charged with cultivate prohibited plant, possess prohibited drug, supply prohibited drug, possess equipment to administer prohibited drug, possess unregistered firearm, hinder police and deal with proceeds of crime.

He was granted conditional bail to appear in Maclean Local Court on December 12.  


New West Byron DA is on public exhibition, but then what?

premium_icon New West Byron DA is on public exhibition, but then what?

WE explain the process ahead for the contentious $40 million proposal. 

Crystals may help in these uncertain times

premium_icon Crystals may help in these uncertain times

CRYSTAL Castle offers online membership which includes deliveries of nature’s...

Free computers for NSW kids to learn from home

premium_icon Free computers for NSW kids to learn from home

State prepares for students to learn from home