3 Jun 2020

Hamilton cannabis bust linked to Tribal Huk gang - police

7:57 pm on 3 June 2020

The police have seized property and shares worth $2.4 million in a Hamilton cannabis bust.

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Photo: RNZ / Richard Tindiller

Police said the assets were linked to a senior Tribal Huk gang member and an associate.

A 49-year-old man was also arrested today and charged with possession of cannabis.

Police said the gang had been involved with the sale, supply and distribution of the drug in Waikato for years.

Between 2017 and 2019, eight properties linked to Tribal Huk were raided.