Cannabis seized in Clayton South

Caulfield police this afternoon arrested and charged a woman following the seizure of a number of cannabis plants in Clayton South.

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A cannabis plant

As part of an ongoing drug investigation investigators executed a search warrant in Orloff Close uncovering an alleged cannabis hydroponic set-up about 12:30pm.

Over 90 cannabis plants were seized along with an amount of alleged dried cannabis with a street value over $120,000.

The 22-year-old Vietnamese national was charged with trafficking and cultivating a commercial amount of cannabis and theft of electricity.

She will appear before Melbourne Magistrates’ Court for a remand application later this evening.