A man is due to appear in Murwillumbah Local Court next week after allegedly attempting to courier cannabis interstate.
A man is due to appear in Murwillumbah Local Court next week after allegedly attempting to courier cannabis interstate.

Tweed man charged over cannabis

A man is due to appear in Murwillumbah Local Court next week after allegedly attempting to courier cannabis interstate.

Police from the Tweed Byron Local Area Command intercepted a package bound for North Queensland on Tuesday.

Police will allege it contained more than half a kilo of cannabis.

The 65-year-old was arrested after police executed a search on a Rolands Creek Road, Uki property yesterday afternoon.

It will be alleged police found 147 total cannabis plants with an estimated potential street value of about $560,000.

The man was conditionally bailed to appear at Murwillumbah Local Court on 21 July.



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