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Drugs and weapon found in Whyalla home


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Police have issued cannabis expiation notices to five teenagers after locating several jars of cannabis and a double edged knife in a Whyalla Norrie house.

Police searched the house with a drug warrant around 12:15 on Tuesday night. In the search they located cannabis, drug paraphernalia and a double-edged knife.
As well as the five notices, one 18-year-old man has been reported for carrying an offensive weapon. He will be summonsed to appear in court at a later date.

With drug use a continuing problem nationwide, police are urging anyone with information about the growing, sale or supply of illicit drugs to report to Crime Stoppers. You can report anonymously. Call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at

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