WOMAN CHARGED WITH DRUGS AND WEAPONS OFFENCES

A woman is due to face court after police allegedly found drugs, weapons and stolen number plates at a home in Metford yesterday.

Officers searched the Wattle Close property at around 6am, seizing two long-arm rifles, two gel blaster style guns, amphetamines, cannabis and other items.

The 35-year-old was arrested and taken to Maitland police station where she was charged with 11 offences.

She’s been refused bail, to appear in court on May 27.