The 67-year-old man is allegedly an associate of the Hells Angels outlaw motorcycle gang.
The 67-year-old man is allegedly an associate of the Hells Angels outlaw motorcycle gang.

Moment ‘bikie’ arrested after $1.4m meth bust

AN ALLEGED Hells Angels bikie gang associate has been arrested over a huge drug and guns bust on the Gold Coast where police allegedly found at least $1.4 million in ice stashed in a secret compartment in the boot of a car.

The man, 67, was nabbed by Major and Organised Crime Squad officers at Brisbane International Airport on Tuesday afternoon after flying in from overseas.

He left the country last week after his car was intercepted and seized by cops at Reedy Creek.

He was released but police allegedly found 12kg of methylamphetamine in an elaborate compartment in the boot the next day.

They raided a Burleigh Heads Industrial property linked to the man where they allegedly found a cache of eight guns.

Hells Angels paraphernalia was allegedly seized in a raid on the man’s house.

He been taken to Southport watch-house and is expected to face Southport Magistrates Court tomorrow on serious drug and weapon charges.



Z-PAC's drama classes to provide acting opportunities

Z-PAC's drama classes to provide acting opportunities

Youths and adults can learn vital skills in acting at Z-PAC Theatre

About Katarina Carroll: Queensland's new police commissioner

premium_icon About Katarina Carroll: Queensland's new police commissioner

State's new police commissioner first woman appointed to role

State pegs Barnaby over $80 million water scandal

premium_icon State pegs Barnaby over $80 million water scandal

Queensland Government pins ‘water gate’ blame on Barnaby Joyce