Massive Drug Bust

Vehicle Stopped in the Wheatbelt

Massive Drug Bust

Organised Crime Squad detectives have seized approximately 25 kilograms of methylamphetamine and arrested a NSW man after a vehicle stop in Northam on Wednesday, 27 June 2018.

Around 9:50am, detectives stopped a Toyota Hilux on Great Eastern Highway. The vehicle had two occupants and was travelling from NSW to WA. It will be alleged detectives located drugs hidden in various areas of the Toyota which resulted in the seizure of:
· Approximately 25 kilograms of methylamphetamine;
· Approximately 280 grams of cocaine;
· Over $10,000 in cash;
· A semi-automatic pistol; and
· A quantity of ammunition.

A 43 year old man from Liverpool NSW has been charged and is due to appear before the Perth Magistrates Court today, 28 June 2018.