Cannabis found in Kanahooka home: police

A 48-year-old Kanahooka man has been charged for allegedly growing cannabis.

Police went to the man’s Edgeworth Avenue home at 2.30pm on May 29 and allegedly discovered a 50-60 centimetre tall cannabis plant being grown hydroponically in the garage.

Police allege cannabis leaf was found in a large resealable bag in a backpack at the house.

The man will appear before Port Kembla Local Court in August.