A 60-YEAR-OLD Peterborough man is expected to be charged with drug offences after police executed a search warrant yesterday.
Senior Constable Kim Wheeler, of the Warrnambool police division priorities unit, said police executed a search warrant at the man’s Peterborough-Timboon Road property yesterday.
Officers found eight mature cannabis plants about 185cm tall.
A second crop of plants was also found nearby.
Police are continuing their inquiries into whether there is a connection between the man and the second crop.
Police were late yesterday expecting to charge the man with cultivating and possessing cannabis.
He was expected to be released on bail.