Drug use and possession targeted by police

A number of people were searched and an illicit drug seized in a targeted police operation in Gunnedah on Saturday night.

Police from Gunnedah, Tamworth, Quirindi, Manilla and the dog unit conducted a drug operation in and around licensed premises in Gunnedah in response to information relating to drug use and possession. During the operation, police said an amount of illicit drug was seized. Police encourage anyone with information in relation to drugs to contact the station or Crime Stoppers.