Underground drug lab discovered after fire burns down house
A COMPLEX hydroponic cannabis operation buried in an underground shipping container has been uncovered by police inspecting houses damaged by fire at Kremnos.
Police first inspected the property on McGills Rd yesterday afternoon and, during in a search warrant conducted this morning, located and siezed 118 mature cannabis plants with an estimated street value of $590, 000.
Further investigations uncovered 1.127kg of dried cannabis with a potential street value of more than $28, 000.
The house on the property was destroyed by fire.