Drug and weapons charges as police probe Pilbara bikie gang
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Drug and weapons charges as police probe Pilbara bikie gang

Police in Karratha have charged a man with over a dozen drug and weapon offences as part of an ongoing operation targeting the Mongrel Mob outlaw motorcycle gang.

There is an ongoing operation in the Pilbara targeting the Mongrel Mob gang.

There is an ongoing operation in the Pilbara targeting the Mongrel Mob gang.Credit:WA Police

The man was arrested on Tuesday after Karratha detectives executed a search warrant at a home on Delambre Drive in Nickol.

It is alleged the man was in the house armed with a machete.

During the search it is alleged police found a machete, a home-made taser, cannabis and various drug paraphernalia.

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The 41-year-old man of Nickol has been charged with over a dozen drug and weapon related offences.

He is due to appear before the Karratha Magistrates Court on Wednesday.

The arrest comes after seven other people were charged with a raft of drug offences in the region last week.

Those people were arrested and charged also as a result of the operation targeting the Mongrel Mob gang.