Arrest for drug haul in Wellington

On Thursday a 66-year-old Wellington man was arrested in Parkes Street and charged over the alleged cultivation of cannabis.

During a search of the premises, 15 cannabis plants, more than 300 grams of cannabis, and cannabis seeds, and ammunition were located. 

The man was charged with cultivating a prohibited plant, supplying a prohibited drug, and two counts of possess prohibited drug.

He will appear in Wellington Local Court on October 18.