Cannabis plants seized in Maffra

POLICE have arrested a 48-year-old Maffra man after executing a search warrant in Charles St on Wednesday morning.

Following investigations, Wellington Divisional Task Unit searched the man’s house about 9am and seized a small hydroponics setup and 21 cannabis plants.

The man was charged with cultivating cannabis and associated offences, and is expected to appear at Sale Magistrates’ Court at a later date.