Man charged, $33,000 worth of prohibited drugs allegedly seized

Man charged, $33,000 worth of prohibited drugs allegedly seized

A man will face court today charged after police allegedly seized more than $33,000 worth of prohibited drugs during a vehicle search at Old Guildford yesterday.

About 6.30pm, officers attached to Cumberland Police Area Command Proactive Crime Team attempted to stop a silver BMW 320i sedan on Boughton Street.

The BMW stopped and police conducted a search of the vehicle.

During the search, police allegedly seized 45g of methylamphetamine, allegedly concealed under the centre console, heroin, mobile phones and $1300 cash.

The total estimated potential street value of the drugs is $33,750.

The driver, a 48-year-old man, and his passenger, a 19-year-old man, were arrested and taken to Granville Police Station.

The driver was charged with supplying a prohibited drug (between indictable and commercial quantity), possessing a prohibited drug, and dealing with property proceeds of crime.

The Guildford man was refused bail to appear in Parramatta Local Court today.

The passenger was released pending further inquiries.