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May 15, 2021

41 cannabis plants seized from South Lismore address

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Lismore police executed a search warrant on a house on Union Street Lismore on 25 July.

During the search police located 290 grams of cannabis and 41 cannabis plants.

A 47-year-old Lismore man was issued a Future Court Attendance Notice for Cultivate Prohibited Drug and Possess Prohibited Drug.

He will appear in Lismore Local Court in September.


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