• JON WOLFE

Second arrest over drug supply in Werris Creek and Tamworth

Following the arrest on Thursday of a 31 year old Werris Creek man on drug related charges officers from Oxley Police District’s Proactive Crime Team also arrested a second man.

After further inquiries, officers from Strike Force Catkin arrested a 28-year-old man about 2pm on Thursday at a home on Dibar Drive, Tamworth and he was taken to Tamworth Police Station and charged with supply cannabis.

The man was granted strict conditional bail to appear at Tamworth Local Court on Monday February 1.

Strike Force Catkin was established last April to investigate the supply of prohibited drugs in the Werris Creek and Tamworth area.