Police seize large amount of drugs from Tweed Heads West home

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Drugs seized by police. Source: Tweed Police

A 21-YEAR-OLD man will appear in Byron Bay Local Court today after police seized 1.1kg of cannabis and almost 500 tablets and capsules of MDMA from a Tweed Heads West home yesterday, Thursday, June 15.

“About 12.15pm yesterday (Thursday 15 June 2017), police from Tweed/Byron Local Area Command executed a search warrant at a home in Tweed Heads West,” Police said in a media statement.

“Police located 1.1kg of Cannabis leaf and 244 grams of MDMA, consisting of powder, 487 tablets and capsules.

Drugs seized by police. Source: Tweed Police

“Police also seized an amount of methyl amphetamine, as well as mobile phones, drug paraphernalia and $3,400 in Australian currency.”

The 21-year-old man was arrested and taken to Tweed Heads Police Station.

He was charged with numerous drug related offences. Police said their investigation is ongoing.

Drugs seized by police. Source: Tweed Police