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Man arrested and charged after raid uncovers guns, drugs and A LOT of cash

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A 28-year-old man has been arrested and charged after guns, drugs and more than $300,000 was found at a Reservoir property.

Police raided the Gilbert Road residence on Tuesday morning.

They seized the following items:

  • Three firearms
  • Ammunition
  • A significant amount of cash
  • Various quantities of drugs including cocaine and MDMA
  • A 2018 Hilux sports utility

The man was arrested and later charged by detectives with trafficking a large commercial quantity of cocaine, trafficking MDMA, possessing handguns, possessing a firearm, dealing with proceeds of crime and handling stolen goods.

He’s been remanded to appear at the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today.

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