Man charged over cannabis cultivation

A man has been charged over the alleged cultivation of cannabis at Wellington.

Following inquiries by officers attached to Orana Local Area Command, about 1pm Thursday, police attended a home on Parkes Street, Wellington.

Police will alleged during a search of the premises, 15 cannabis plants, more than 300 grams of cannabis, and cannabis seeds, and ammunition were located.

All items have been seized for forensic examination.

A 66-year-old man was arrested at the home and taken to Wellington Police Station where he was charged with cultivate a prohibited plant, supply a prohibited drug, and two counts of possess prohibited drug.

He was granted conditional bail to appear at Wellington Local Court on Tuesday.

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