Police charge man after weapons, drugs and cash seized – South Coast

A man has been charged after being allegedly found in possession of a prohibited weapon on the South Coast yesterday.

About 5.10am (Friday 8 January 2021), officers attached to South Coast Police District Proactive Crime Team executed a search warrant at a house on Pleasant Way, Nowra.

Police spoke with a 35-year-old man who lived at the house and commenced a search of the property.

Officers allegedly located a zombie knife, a home-made stun device, approximately 58 grams of methyl amphetamine, 86 grams of cannabis and $580 cash.

The man was arrested and taken to Nowra Police Station where he charged with use prohibited weapon contrary to prohibition order.

He was refused bail and will appear before Wollongong Local Court today (Saturday 9 January 2021).

Inquiries continue in relation to the seizure of prohibited drugs and cash.

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