THREE ARRESTED FOLLOWING HUNTER DRUG RAIDS

Three men have been arrested after police executed search warrants in the Hunter, as part of an investigation into the manufacture and supply of drugs.

The East Maitland clubhouse of the Gladiators outlaw motorcycle gang was searched, as well as properties near Port Stephens and Largs.

Police allegedly seized $37,000 in cash, three firearms, and about one kilo of base amphetamine, along with other drugs.

Polair, gang squad investigators and other specialist officers took part in the operation, which is ongoing.

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