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Charges – Drug offences – Humpty Doo

Monday 04-Mar-2019 14:40

Northern Territory Police have charged a 39-year-old man with drug offences following the seizure of cannabis plants.

Detectives from the Drug and Organised Crime Squad executed a search warrant at a Humpty Doo address on Friday 1 March 2019.

During the search police located a hydroponics grow room containing 27 cannabis plants. Police also located a less than traffickable quantity of cannabis plant material, a drug implement, multiple mobile telephones and numerous chemicals and equipment used in the cultivation of cannabis.

Police also discovered a magnet had been placed on the power meter which restricted the meter from operating correctly.

The man was arrested and charged with:

  • Cultivate Prohibited Plant – Commercial Quantity
  • Possess Schedule 2 Drug – Commercial Quantity
  • Possess Thing To Administer
  • Unlawful Appropriation Of Power

He was bailed to appear in Darwin Local Court on 15 March 2019.