Pizza delivery leads to drug bust in Lake Illawarra home

Police have charged a man after 3.5 kg of cannabis was seized during a raid at Berkeley yesterday, NSW police said.

About 10.25pm Saturday, a 19-year-old man was delivering pizza to a home on Warwick Street, Berkeley.

He was approached by a 29-year-old man who allegedly threatened him with a pistol.

The younger man left the area and reported the incident to police.

Officers from Lake Illawarra Local Area Command commenced an investigation.

About 5.30pm yesterday (Monday 24 August 2015), investigators attended a home on Warwick Street, Berkeley, and executed a search warrant.

A 29-year-old man was arrested at the location and taken to Lake Illawarra Police Station.

During the search officers seized more than 3.5 kg of cannabis.

The man was charged with supply indictable quantity of prohibited drug

He was given conditional bail to appear at Port Kembla Local Court on Wednesday 16 September 2015.