Police charge man after cash, firearms and baton seized at Entrance

A man has been charged with several drug and firearm offences after weapons and cash were found in a Central Coast home yesterday.

Shortly before 10am (Thursday 6 May 2021), officers attached to Tuggerah Lakes Police District Proactive Crime Team – with assistance from Operation Utah Central Coast officers – executed a search warrant at a home on Ozone Street, The Entrance, where they arrested a 27-year-old man.

During the warrant, police allegedly located and seized three firearms, methylamphetamine, ammunition, electronic stun devices, an extendable baton, knives, cannabis and other items – including power tools – believed to be stolen.

The man was taken to Wyong Police Station and charged with 17 offences, including possess prohibited firearms and ammunition, supply prohibited drug, deal with the proceeds of crime and contravene firearms and weapons prohibition orders.

He was refused bail to appear at Wyong Local Court today (Friday 7 May 2021).

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