21 Oct 2014

Drugs, firearms seized in Taihape raid

5:23 pm on 21 October 2014

Police have recovered a significant quantity of drugs, firearms and more than $20,000 in stolen property after a raid on a house in Taihape this morning.

A team of more than 20 officers, including members of the Armed Offenders Squad, were involved in the raid.

A 55-year-old man has been arrested and faces a range of charges. He will appear in the Whanganui District Court tomorrow.

Officers were continuing to search the property this afternoon.