A 29-year-old Shepparton man has been arrested as part of Task Force Echo search warrant executions in Melbourne, Shepparton and Echuca at about 8am this morning.
Task Force Echo detectives arrested three people with links to the Mongols Outlaw Motorcycle Gang and seized firearms and drugs following the execution of multiple warrants.
A 32-year-old Echuca man and 34-year-old Echuca woman were also arrested, all with Outlaw Motorcycle Gang links, and are currently assisting police with their enquiries.
According to Victoria Police, two firearms, ammunition, drugs and weapons including knives and a baton were seized as part of the warrants.
“The community can be assured and confident that Victoria Police will continue its strong focus on any criminal activities associated with Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs and any other groups and their criminal activities impacting regional areas,” a police spokesperson said.