NZ Mongrel Mob members arrested after firearms and drugs seizure

Police have arrested two Mongrel Mob members in a series of raids that turned up firearms and drugs.

The Waikato Organised Crime Team and Armed Offenders Squad, completed five search warrants across Hamilton on Thursday.

As a result, a 38-year-old man is facing charges of participating in an organised criminal group, conspiracy to supply methamphetamine and possession of cannabis for supply, Waikato Criminal Investigations, Detective Inspector Graham Pitkethley said.

A 22-year-old man is charged with perverting the course of justice, possession of methamphetamine for supply, unlawful possession of a pistol, unlawful possession of a firearm and ammunition, supplying MDMA (Class B) and possession for supply of MDMA (Class B).”

They are due to appear in the Hamilton District Court today.

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Source: Stuff