Police raids net cars, motorbikes, $455k worth of drugs

SEVEN people have been refused bail over their alleged involvement in a major NSW drug network, shattered today after raids netted cars, motorbikes and $455,000 worth of drugs.

The six men, aged 28, 34, 42, 23, 44 and 53 and a 29-year-old woman were arrested at homes across the Lake Illawarra region.

Detectives from Strike Force Erola have seized three Harley Davidson bikes, four cars and nearly a kilogram of crystal methamphetamine.


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