13 Apr 2011

Six arrested in Wellington drug raids

3:49 pm on 13 April 2011

Six people have been arrested in early morning drug raids across the Wellington region.

Police say the six are facing 35 charges, including participating in organised crime, supplying methamphetamine and cannabis, money laundering and attempting to obstruct justice.

Police also found $35,000 worth of stolen property in the raids.

The arrests are the result of a six-month long investigation by the Wellington drug squad.