17kg of cannabis found in NSW car

AAP

More than 17kg of cannabis in vacuum sealed bags has been found in the boot of a man's rental car that was pulled over by police in Sydney.

Officers stopped the rental car on the Hume Highway at Bankstown at 6.30pm on Wednesday and discovered the stash.

The 42-year-old driver was arrested and charged with drug supply and has been remanded in custody and is due face court on Thursday.