Police make drug arrests, Gladstone

Detectives have charged two men after a large number of cannabis plants were located at two Central Queensland properties yesterday.

Search warrants were carried out by officers from Agnes Waters, Miriam Vale and Gladstone CIB at a Tableland Road address in Mount Maria and an Anderson Way address in Agnes Waters.

During the search of the Tableland Road residence just after 10am officers located multiple plants and a hydroponic setup which included lighting equipment, power cords, pots and power timers.

Police located a significant quantity of property including cannabis, cannabis oil, glass pipes and utensils during a warrant executed at the Anderson Way address around 3pm.

A total of 1,000 cannabis plants and more than $70,000 was seized along with 30kg of dried cannabis at both properties.

A 35-year-old Agnes Waters man has been charged with trafficking in dangerous drugs, production of dangerous drugs, major possession of a dangerous drugs and proceeds of crime.

A 37-year-old Mount Maria man has also been charged with multiple drug offences.

The duo is due to appear at the Bundaberg Magistrates Court on March 27.


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