Cannabis discovered in Nelson house raid - one man arrested

A man has been arrested following the discovery of drugs inside a house in Nelson.

Tuesday, 27th April 2021, 3:59 pm
Updated Tuesday, 27th April 2021, 4:00 pm

Police raided a property in Regent Street this morning (Tuesday) following tip-offs from the community and as part of Operation Sceptre, a nationwide initiative relaunched this week in a bid to raise awareness around weapons, specifically knives and blades.

A 37-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of cannabis cultivation and failure to appear at court.

He currently remains in custody.

The police raid took place this morning