Wairoa man arrested on methamphetamine charges

A Wairoa Mongrel Mob Barbarians member was arrested yesterday and is facing 58 charges of dealing and supplying methamphetamine and cannabis.

When making the arrest Police also located $8000 cash. Another male, who is a member of Mongrel Mob Aotearoa, was also arrested at the address for breaching bail.

Head of the Eastern District Organised Crime Unit Detective Sergeant John McCarthy says police will continue to target gangs in Wairoa and particularly their illegal drug activities.

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