East Nowra man arrested with ice and $5500 cash

An East Nowra man allegedly arrested with 5.3 grams of methamphetamines and $5545 in cash has been refused bail.

Mitchell Peter Smith, 25, appeared in Nowra Local Court on Monday charged with supplying a prohibited drug and with having goods in custody suspected of being stolen.

Police said Smith was arrested in Nowra on Friday, February 10 around 11.10pm, allegedly in possession of 5.3g of ice and $5545 in cash.

Smith has not entered pleas to the charges.

Magistrate Gabriel Fleming refused his bail and he will reappear in court on March 21.