Man charged following drug supply investigation – Central Coast

A man will face court today charged following an investigation into drug supply on the Central Coast.

Following an extensive investigation, officers from the Brisbane Water Police District Proactive Crime Team executed a search warrant at a unit on Osborne Avenue, Umina Beach, about 8am yesterday (Wednesday 20 March 2024).

During the search, police allegedly located and seized drugs and drug paraphernalia including heroin, methamphetamine, and cannabis with an estimated potential street value of more than $40,000, and more than $12,000 cash.

A 64-year-old man was arrested at the scene before being taken to Gosford Police Station.

There he was charged with three counts of possess prohibited drug, supply prohibited drug, and recklessly deal with proceeds of crime.

He was refused bail to appear before Gosford Local Court today (Thursday 21 March 2024).

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