Here’s what you need to know this morning.
13,000 cannabis plants destroyed
Fourteen men have been charged and cannabis worth more than $40 million has been seized on the state’s Mid North Coast in one of the largest busts in Australian history.
Police raided three properties in Minimbah, Melinga and Moorwood, seizing 13,353 cannabis plants.
The raids were part of Strike Force Harthouse, which has so far resulted in 33 arrests and the destruction of more than $100 million of cannabis.
26yo stabbed in chest and face
A man was stabbed in the chest and face at a home on the Central Coast overnight.
Paramedics treated the 26-year-old after being called to the house at Watanobbi about 11:30pm.
He was taken to John Hunter Hospital in a serious condition.
A crime scene has been established and NSW Police are appealing for information.
Children evacuated from fire
Residents of a Western Sydney apartment block were evacuated overnight after a car caught fire in the basement carpark.