Man charged after search warrant at Medowie FEATURED Medowie, Ferodale, Campvale by NOTA - July 29, 2016July 30, 2016 A man has been charged at Medowie after a search warrant. Want your business advertised online with the News Of The Area? With 19,339 page-views over the last one month, you’ll reach your online audience & customers. Email us today for a quote: [email protected] Following an investigation by officers from Port Stephens Local Area Command, about 3pm today (Friday 29 July 2016), officers executed a search warrant at a home on Ford Avenue, Medowie. Police arrested a 35-year-old man who is the subject of a Firearms Prohibition Order. During a search of the home, police allegedly located a shortened rifle, a shotgun, a small quantity of crystal methamphetamine (‘ice’), a replica handgun, ammunition, and a butterfly knife. The man was taken to Raymond Terrace Police Station where he was charged with possess prohibited drug; possess restricted substance; possess prohibited weapon; possess ammunition; possess shortened firearm; possess unauthorised firearm; possess unauthorised pistol; not keep firearm safe; and firearm found at premises subjected to a firearms prohibition order.