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Victoria man charged with drug trafficking

An accused drug trafficker has been charged after a search of his car led police to seize drugs, a fake gun and throwing knives among the haul at his home in Melbourne's southeast.

Police spoke to the 25-year-old man while parked on The Broadway in Bonbeach on Friday at 9.30pm and allegedly found cannabis.

Officers then went to his Patterson Lakes home before allegedly finding the drugs, a fake handgun, ammunition, throwing knives and cash.

He has been charged with traffic and possess a drug of dependence, firearm offences and possess proceeds of crime.

He will face Frankston Magistrates Court on Monday.

© AAP 2019