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Dramatic moment police strike force uncovers a huge MDMA operation

Six men have been arrested, denied bail and await trial after a large scale police operation shattered a large MDMA syndicate. 

The men were taken into police custody at a rural clandestine laboratory in central NSW, which was dismantled by officers on Friday.

A police strike force, Wanawong, was established in 2017 to focus on the putting a stop to the supply and distribution of MDMA.

 

Six men have been arrested, denied bail and await trial after a large scale police operation shattered a large MDMA syndicate

A combined effort by a number of strike forces and special unit officers were able to execute 10 search warrants

A combined effort by a number of strike forces and special unit officers were able to execute 10 search warrants

A shotgun was found under to blanket on one of the beds during the dorm raids 

A shotgun was found under to blanket on one of the beds during the dorm raids 

The manufacturing covered purchase, storage and the diversion of chemicals in south-west Sydney and the central NSW.

A combined effort by a number of strike forces and special unit officers were able to execute 10 search warrants at Neville, Moorebank, Wetherill Park, and Yennora, and properties at Mt Rankin, Fletcher, Merrylands, and Wattle Grove yesterday. 

During the course of executing these warrants, police uncovered a large scale laboratory at Neville along with an inactive clandestine laboratory at a Moorebank factory.  

Police also seized more than $100,000 cash, computers and documentation finished off the police haul during the raid

Police also seized more than $100,000 cash, computers and documentation finished off the police haul during the raid

Strike Force Wanawong, was established by New South Wales Police in 2017 to focus on the putting a stop to the supply and distribution of MDMA

Strike Force Wanawong, was established by New South Wales Police in 2017 to focus on the putting a stop to the supply and distribution of MDMA

MDMA pills, powder, chemicals, three pill pressers and a range of other equipment used in the manufacturing of MDMA were also found during the raids. 

On top of the drug manufacturing gear police also seized an arsenal that included eight firearms, including a Ruger rifle and a loaded semi-automatic pump action shotgun; magazines, various calibres of ammunition. 

More than $100,000 cash, computers and documentation finished off the police haul during the raids.  

Police also seized an arsenal that included eight firearms, including a Ruger rifle and a loaded semi-automatic pump action shotgun; magazines, various calibres of ammunition

Police also seized an arsenal that included eight firearms, including a Ruger rifle and a loaded semi-automatic pump action shotgun; magazines, various calibres of ammunition

During the course of executing these warrants police uncovered a large scale laboratory at Neville along with an inactive clandestine laboratory at a Moorebank factory

MDMA pills, powder, chemicals, three pill pressers and a range of other equipment used in the manufacturing of MDMA were also found during the raids

MDMA pills, powder, chemicals, three pill pressers and a range of other equipment used in the manufacturing of MDMA were also found during the raids

 

 

 

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