Raptor Squad investigators have charged a senior Finks outlaw motorcycle gang (OMCG) member following an investigation into alleged criminal activity across the state.
In August this year, detectives attached to State Crime Command’s Raptor Squad commenced an investigation into the illicit activities of criminal networks operating across Sydney.
Following extensive inquiries, Raptor Squad investigators executed five search warrants at homes at Box Hill, Castle Hill, Colyton, Condell Park and St Johns Park and a Firearms Prohibition Order (FPO) search at a home at Marsden Park from 6am yesterday (Thursday 16 September 2021).
During the searches, police seized cannabis, prescription medications and OMCG paraphernalia.
Officers also seized electronic devices, including laptops and mobile phones.
All items will undergo further examination.
A 39-year-old man – who is a senior Finks OMCG member – was arrested at Castle Hill and taken to Castle Hill Police Station, where he was charged with knowingly direct activities of criminal group, possess or use a prohibited weapon without permit and use prohibited weapon contrary to prohibition order.
He was granted strict conditional bail to appear at Parramatta Local Court on Wednesday 6 October 2021.
Investigations under Strike Force Hollier are continuing.
Anyone with information that may assist investigators is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.