Hydroponic setup found inside a home in Narara

Siege at West GosfordHydroponics at Narara

Two people have been charged after police located and dismantled an alleged hydroponic setup inside a home in Narara following a call to Crime Stoppers.

On October 31, officers from Brisbane Water Anti Theft and Target Action Group executed a search warrant at a home on Narara Valley Dr, Narara. A 29 year old woman and an eight month old child were in the home. Police allegedly located cannabis, cannabis resin, and several cannabis plants in a hydroponic setup. The plants and other items were seized for forensic examination.

On November 1, a 22 year old man attended Gosford Police Station and spoke with investigators. On November 2, offi cers issued the woman a Future Service Can for the offence of possess prohibited drug and the man a Future Service Can for the offence of enhanced indoor cultivate prohibited plant-expose child. Both will appear at Gosford Local Court on December 20. Two children, aged eight and nine, also live in the home. Offi cers from the Department of Family and Community Services have been notifi ed of the incident.

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