Ten Cases Of Needles In Strawberries Confirmed In Perth

Five new cases.

Ten Cases Of Needles In Strawberries Confirmed In Perth AAP

Ten cases of needle contaminations in strawberries are being investigated by WA Police, as the national crisis escalates.

The number was confirmed on Wednesday, with five new cases reported to police since Tuesday in the suburbs of Bicton, Darlington, Hocking, Morley, and Rossmoyne.

Some trade partners in Russia and the UK have already blocked Australian imports, while New Zealand supermarket chains have announced they would pull Australian-grown berries from their shelves.

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