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A man has been charged with large commercial drug supply in Lismore. Photo NSW Police.

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About 11.30am yesterday (Wednesday, 24 March, 2021), officers attached to Richmond Police District executed a search warrant at a home at East Lismore.

During the search, police seized more than 5L of gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB), cannabis, methylamphetamine (ice) and $20,000 cash.

Officers also located items consistent with the supply of prohibited drugs.

NSW Police officers seized more than 5L of GHB and $20,000 cash in a raid in Lismore. Photo NSW Police.

All items seized during the operation will undergo further examination.

A 55-year-old man was arrested at the home and taken to Lismore Police Station.

He was charged with supply large commercial quantity prohibited drug, knowingly deal with proceeds of crime, supply prohibited drug (indictable quantity) and two counts of possess prohibited drug.

The man was refused bail to appear at Lismore Local Court today (Thursday 25 March 2021).

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