A man will face court charged with a string of offences after firearm parts and drugs were seized during a vehicle stop in the state's central west.
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About 3pm on Monday, September 18, officers from Orana Mid-Western Police District were patrolling Knight Street, Coonabarabran, when they stopped a BMW for a random breath and drug test. The driver returned a negative result.
Police searched the vehicle, where they allegedly located drug paraphernalia, cash, cannabis, ammunition, and firearms parts. These items were seized to undergo forensic examination.
A 29-year-old man was arrested at the scene and taken to Coonabarabran Police Station.
He was charged with licence expired, supply prohibited drug, possess ammunition without holding licence/permit/authority and deal with property proceeds of crime.
The Killingworth man was refused bail to appear at Dubbo Local Court on Tuesday, September 19, 2023.
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