A report was created in relation to a residential premises in the Pennant Hills area where the occupants were cultivating cannabis. There were no intelligence reports on this location prior to the information being provided to Crime Stoppers. As a result, police commenced surveillance on the location, two persons of interest were identified and a search warrant was executed. Police seized 299 cannabis plants. The estimated street value is believed to be $598,000. Both POIs identified were arrested and made full admissions to the offences of cultivation. They were found guilty and convicted.
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