Police execute multiple search warrants in Reid

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Yesterday (Wednesday, 5 June 2019), ACT Policing members from City Police Station, Regional Targeting Team with the assistance of AFP Canine executed multiple search warrants in Reid.

Police seized cash, substances suspected of being a variety of illicit and prescription drugs, suspected stolen property, weapons including Conducted Electrical Weapons (CEW), a crossbow, batons, knuckle duster and ammunition.

A 53-year-old man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today (Thursday, 6 June 2019), on 16 charges including possessing prohibited weapons, possessing prohibited substances, trafficking in controlled substances, possessing declared substances, and possessing suspected stolen property.

Police will oppose bail.

ACT Policing urges anyone who may have any information about these incidents, or any other incidents involving this crime type, to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. For this incident, please quote reference 6390952. Information can be provided anonymously.

Media enquiries

Police Media — (02) 5126 9070, act-police-media@afp.gov.au