This man was taken away in the Police paddywagon from the Port Curtis address.
This man was taken away in the Police paddywagon from the Port Curtis address. Allan Reinikka ROK200618araid9

Raids lead to string of arrests, dozens charged

UPDATE 3.20pm: Police have charged 24 people with 94 offences after major drug raids on a dozen Rockhampton homes earlier this morning.

Police raid at Port Curtis.
Police raid at Port Curtis. Allan Reinikka ROK200618araid6

Police seized $40,000 in cash, 1kg of methamphetamine. Cannabis was also found.

Police searching a vehicle at the Port Curtis address.
Police searching a vehicle at the Port Curtis address. Allan Reinikka ROK200618araid8

Among the homes targeted yesterday were homes in Port Curtis and Parkhurst.

Detective Inspector Darrin Shadlow said Operation Oscar Kendo targeted a major drug syndicate in Rockhampton.

Police raid at Port Curtis.
Police raid at Port Curtis. Allan Reinikka ROK200618araid2

He said a number of search warrants were executed resulting in 24 people being taken into custody.

7.44am: POLICE have raided two Rockhampton homes early this morning in relation to drugs.

The homes were located in Port Curtis and Parkhurst.

RAID: Damage was done to the front door in attempts to gain entry.
RAID: Damage was done to the front door in attempts to gain entry. Journalist

One person is in custody after the operation on Edenbrook Drive, Parkhurst.

There were forced signs of entry at the Edenbrook Drive home and multiple police are combing both homes currently with the dog squad.

RAID: The dog squad was called to the Edenbrook Drive house raid.
RAID: The dog squad was called to the Edenbrook Drive house raid. Journalist

It is believed police arrived at the premises early this morning.

More to follow.



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