Hutt Valley meth ring raided

Last updated 15:42 17/05/2012

Relevant offers

Hutt Valley

Rubbish truck crashes into house in Lower Hutt Lower Hutt woman seriously injured after footpath assault Out and about with a helping hand A children's book with a difference told by Upper Hutt author Upper Hutt Summer Carnival set to deliver Locals call for action from police after helmet-wearing hoon crashes stockcar into fence Weather change bringing highlight to Wellington summer with lingering warmth into autumn Endangered eels focus of Hutt puppet parade Former ACT staffer Chris Milne more green than blue Tough day at the office for defending Karapoti champions

Two people have been charged after police raided an alleged methamphetamine supply ring in the Hutt Valley.

A 37-year-old female and a 38-year-old male have been charged with selling, and conspiring to sell, methamphetamine.

They will appear in Lower Hutt District Court this afternoon.

Senior sergeant Steve Harwood said police searched two houses in Waiwhetu and Newlands this morning, and arrested and charged two people as a result.

Further charges were expected to be laid, he said.

"Members of the Armed Offenders Squad were used at one address and members of the Police Support Unit at the other.

We were able to carry out these warrants because of valuable information that we received from the public regarding suspicious activity.

"Today's arrests are part of our ongoing commitment to the fight against methamphetamine."

Ad Feedback

- The Dominion Post

Special offers
Opinion poll

How many coffees do you have a day?

5 or even more

3-4

2

1

Anything from 1-5.

Don't touch the stuff.

Vote Result

Related story: Coffee as we know it at risk of dying

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content