A 38-year-old man is facing court after a drug bust found weapons and bags of cannabis at his Lyneham home yesterday (October 16).
About 10.20am police, armed with a warrant, began an extensive search of the Lyneham home and found five large clip seal bags containing a trafficable amount of cannabis, multiple empty clip seal bags, scales and $10,220 in cash.
Police also seized a money counting machine, capsicum spray, an expandable baton and a taser concealed in a child’s toy.
The man was charged with traffic in cannabis, three counts of possess prohibited weapon and possession of property suspected to be proceeds of crime.
Former Victoria police chief commissioner Christine Nixon has been appointed chair of the new oversight committee at the Alexander Maconochie Centre (AMC), in an effort to address issues that continue to emerge from the prison.