Shotgun and drugs seized in search warrants

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ACT Policing seized a shot gun and drugs following search warrants today (Friday, 1 November 2019) in Flynn, Holt and Fyshwick.

The ACT Policing operation targeted a drug syndicate that operates across Canberra. Members from Australian Border Force and WorkSafe ACT also attended.

In Flynn, police seized a shotgun, two conducted energy weapons, ammunition and $7020 cash, a small vial of medical adrenaline and a small amount of cocaine and methamphetamine.

Police located two jars with 70 millilitres of gamma-Butyrolactone with an estimated street value of $7000 at the Holt home.

At a Fyshwick business, police found 1 gram of methamphetamine and 0.5 grams of heroin.

A 46-year old man will be summonsed to face the ACT Magistrates Court at a later date for possession of a firearm, ammunition and prohibited weapons.

A 36-year-old woman will be summonsed for possessing a trafficable quantity of gamma-Butyrolactone.

A further two people were arrested for outstanding warrants at Holt and Fyshwick and were due to appear before the ACT Magistrates Court today.

Police urge anyone who may have any information regarding manufacture, sale or distribution of illicit drugs to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Please quote reference 6453149. Information can be provided anonymously.

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