71 cannabis plants seized in Macksville

Police are investigating the seizure of 71 cannabis plants at a home on the Mid North Coast, NSW Police say.

About 11am today (Thursday 26 April 2018), officers from Mid North Coast Police District attended a home on Champions Lane, Macksville to make inquiries.

An initial inspection of the home located a large number of cannabis plants.

Police spoke to an 18-year-old man outside the home.

Officers located and seized 71 cannabis plants and 30kg of loose cannabis leaf with an estimated potential street value of $250,000.

Investigations are continuing and charges are expected to be laid.

Police would like to speak with anyone who may have information regarding the premises.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers.

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