Cannabis and fireworks found in Port Pirie

A man has been arrested after a large amount of cannabis was found at a house in Port Pirie.

Police will allege that about 1.40pm on Friday, August 31, a house was searched in Barry Street and officers found a large amount of cannabis packaged for sale.

Fireworks were also found during the search of the property.

A 50-year-old Port Pirie man was charged with trafficking a controlled drug, and was issued an expiation notice for possession of the fireworks.

He was bailed to appear in the Port Pirie Magistrates Court on October 8.

Anyone with information in relation to illegal drug activity is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 - you can remain anonymous.