Inner East Review
Tuesday, 5 December 2023

Police allegedly seize heroin, cannabis and $100,000 in cash from Highett St house

Updated July 1 2022 - 3:11pm, first published 2:36pm
Heroin, cannabis seized in Richmond
Heroin, cannabis seized in Richmond

Two men have been charged with drug trafficking following a police bust in Richmond on Thursday.

Detectives from the Yarra crime investigation unit said they seized heroin, cannabis, a manual press and around $100,000 cash from a house in Highett St.

Police said the substances were found with the help of sniffer dogs.

Two men found inside the property were arrested.

A 42-year-old Richmond man was charged with drug trafficking and possessing proceeds of crime and was remanded to appear at Melbourne Magistrates' Court on Friday.

A 42-year-old Port Melbourne man also charged with drug trafficking was released on bail.


Jenny Denton


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