Yorketown Man Charged with Firearm and Drug Offences
A man was arrested over firearms and drug offences after Edithburgh and Yorketown patrols searched his home.
Police searched the Yorketown premises on Monday 8 January and allegedly located an insecure lever action rifle and box of ammunition.
Also located were a large quantity of dried cannabis, prescribed equipment, a prohibited weapon and drug smoking implements.
The 54-year-old Yorketown man was arrested and charged with possess firearm without a licence, insecure firearm, possess ammunition, possess cannabis, possess prescribed equipment and possess prohibited weapon.
He was bailed to appear in the Maitland Magistrates Court on 13 February.