Loaded gun, drugs, licences and credit cards seized during Coffs Harbour search warrant

A man has been charged after a loaded gun, ammunition, drugs, and multiple drivers licences and credit cards were seized during a search warrant at Coffs Harbour yesterday.

Officers attached to the Coffs Harbour Region Enforcement Squad, Target Action Group and detectives attended a home on the Pacific Highway, Coffs Harbour, shortly after 12pm yesterday (Tuesday 12 March 2019), to execute a search warrant.

A 30-year-old man was arrested at the scene.

Police then searched the home and seized a number of items including methylamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, a loaded rifle and ammunition, as well as driver’s licences and credit cards, believed to be stolen.

The man has been charged with possess prohibited drug (three counts), possess or use a prohibited weapon without permit, possess unregistered firearm-not prohibited firearm/pistol, possess ammunition without holding licence/permit/authority, and goods suspected stolen in/on premises, as well as a breach of bail.

He was refused bail to appear at Coffs Harbour Local Court today (Wednesday 13 March 2019).

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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