Police weed out dealer

Police weed out dealer

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Police remove hydroponics equipment and cannabis from a Gosnells house. Photograph - Matt Devlin.

A 56-year-old man has been charged after police allegedly found a ‘sophisticated hydroponics’ set up in a Gosnells home along with 94 cannabis plants.

Armadale detectives raided the Ospringe Street home yesterday, where they allegedly found the hydroponics set up in several rooms.

The 94 cannabis plants were allegedly found in various stages of growth, along with cannabis head material and a sum of cash.

The man was charged with cultivating cannabis with intent to sell or supply, possessing cannabis with intent to sell or supply, fraudulent appropriation of power and unlawful possession of cash.

He appeared in Armadale Magistrates Court today.