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Drug and firearm offences at Kiama

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Police have allegedly uncovered drugs, a firearm and ammunition after executing a search warrant on a home at Kiama.

Just before 7:30pm last night, officers from the Lake Illawarra Target Action Group were carrying patrols of the Warrawong area, when they saw an Audi leaving a unit block on Jane Avenue.

They stopped the vehicle on Katrina Street with a search allegedly uncovering 18.8 grams of methylamphetamine and heroin along with $3680 cash.

The 34 year old driver was arrested and taken to Illawarra Police Station.

Just before 4am today, a search warrant was executed on a home in Glenbrook Drive Kiama.

During the search, officers found a firearm, ammunition, four cannabis plants, an electronic stun device, 17.4 grams of methylamphetamine, prescription medication and two mobile phones.

The man was charged with supply prohibited drug - indictable quantity, possess prohibited drug (x 4), deal with proceeds of crime, possess unauthorised firearm, not keep firearm safely, possess or use a prohibited weapon and possess prohibited plant.

He was refused bail to appear in Wollongong Local Court today.