Stolen car recovered


A stolen Nelson car was recovered after a drugs bust in North Canterbury yesterday morning.

The Rangiora police executed two search warrants for Organised Crime Targets, locating the car as well as a stolen jetboat, two other stolen cars, four firearms and illegal drugs.

Police say they “stopped a busy group of criminals with known links to organised crime and drugs.”

Charges will be laid for methamphetamine and cannabis offending.