Police find cannabis plants, hydroponic equipment inside house near Maryborough

Police who descended on a central Victorian property today have uncovered a “large number” of cannabis plants and hydroponic equipment.  

Maryborough police officers and Central Goldfields crime investigation unit detectives shut down the alleged hydroponic crop house in Bowenvale about 10am today. 

They allege the Timor Road home contained both cannabis plants and hydroponic equipment.

A 58-year-old Bowenvale man was arrested at the scene and is currently assisting police with their enquiries.

The investigation is ongoing.

Police urged anyone with any information is to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report online at www.crimestoppersvic.gov.au.