A MAN and a youth have been charged with a range of offences after police executed three search warrants at Apollo Bay yesterday.
The raids were carried out in a joint operation involving the Apollo Bay uniform police officers, Colac crime investigation unit detectives, Colac highway patrol officers, Forrest uniform police and officers and a dog from the Victoria Police dog squad.
A 17-year-old youth was arrested and has been remanded in custody after appearing in a court yesterday.
He had outstanding warrants for failing to answer bail.
A 49-year-old man has also been charged and bailed to appear in the Colac Magistrates Court on July 22.
He has been charged with possessing and using cannabis, possessing a prescription drug and possessing both a prohibited and controlled weapon.
Police found cannabis, edged weapons and a crossbow in the searches.
The man was allegedly found with 35 grams of cannabis and the youth 25 grams of the same drug.