23-YEAR-OLD CHARGED WITH DRUG SUPPLY CHARGES ON MID NORTH COAST

A 23-year-old man has faced court charged with drug supply on the state’s Mid North Coast.

After investigations by police, a property was searched on Cochrane Street, at West Kempsey yesterday.

Police spoke to the residents before allegedly locating and seizing heroin, cannabis, cash and a large amount of money believed to be stolen.

A man was then arrested and charged with a number of offences including supply prohibited drugs on an ongoing basis and two counts of deal with property proceeds of crime.

The man appeared at Kempsey Local Court yesterday and was refused bail to re-appear at the same court on Wednesday 21 August 2019.

Police investigations are continuing with further charges expected to be laid.