Arrest over drug trafficking

A man has been arrested for drug trafficking following a cannabis seizure at Whyalla overnight.

About 12.30am on Monday, March 25 police attended a Whyalla home after receiving information about cannabis being grown at the property.

Police searched the home and located 23 cannabis plants, 6kg of dried cannabis, cannabis seeds and other drug paraphernalia.

A 55-year-old Whyalla man was charged with trafficking in a controlled drug and cultivating a commercial quantity of a controlled drug.

He was bailed to appear in the Whyalla Magistrates Court on May 20.