Seventeen individuals have been charged on 67 drug and weapon offences as a part of a major operation focusing on illegal hashish on the Sunshine Coast and Wide Bay Burnett.
Detectives from the Crime and Intelligence Command’s Drug and Serious Crime Group executed 18 search warrants throughout the area together with Glass House Mountains, Nambour, Mount Coolum, Maleny and Glenwood as a part of Operation Romeo Factor from November 12 to 16.
Police seized about $474,600 price of medication together with 156 hashish crops and 12.365kg of dried hashish.
Hydroponic rising programs, valued at $56,000, had been discovered throughout 13 addresses. Police allege all had been actively getting used within the manufacturing of hashish and had been subsequently destroyed.