Men caught with drugs and knives in Merrylands

Two men have been charged after police seized ‘ice’, prescription drugs and knives at Merrylands on Sunday.

Officers attached to Police Transport Command were patrolling a car park Merrylands Road at about 9pm on Sunday, April 16, when they spoke with two men standing beside a car.

Police will allege that when the car was searched they found ‘ice’, oxycodone, fentanyl as well as other prescription medication, knives and other property.

A 37-year-old Merrylands man has been charged with six offences including supply prohibited drug, two counts of possess prohibited drug, goods in custody, custody of a knife in a public place and deal with property or proceeds of crime. 

He was refused bail after appearing in Parramatta Bail Court on Monday, April 7 and will appear in Parramatta Local Court on Thursday, April 20.

A 49-year-old Merrylands man has been charged with two counts of possess a prohibited drug.

He was granted conditional bail to appear in Parramatta Local Court on Wednesday, May 5.