Police from Richmond Local Area Command conducted a search warrant on a Koonorigan residence around 10.30am today and have charged a 54-year-old Koonorigan man with cultivate and possess prohibited drug, and deemed supply prohibited drug.

He has been bailed to Lismore Local Court.

Police seized more than 100 large mature quality cannabis plants, and numerous kilos of high-quality cannabis located on the property

Acting Superintendent Steve Clarke said: “Police acted on information received, to target the premises, after securing a warrant through Lismore Local Court Police, then conducted the search warrant.

“Police will continue to work with the community targeting those growing, distributing prohibited drugs in the command.

“Police will continue to allocate resources targeting all prohibited drugs which is in keeping with the State plan.”

PICTURE: Some of the drugs seized in today’s Koonorigan raid.