Arrest Made Over Strawberry Contamination

50-year-old to face court

11 November 2018

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A 50-year-old woman has been arrested following a complex investigation in the alleged contamination of strawberries Queensland.

The discovery of punnets of strawberries contaminated with needles was made on September 12.

the Queensland Police Service along with multiple government, law enforcement and intelligence agencies coordinated and national investigation – this extensive investigation led to the arrest of a 50-year-old woman on Sunday afternoon (November 11).

The woman will face the Brisbane Magistrates Court today.

Investigations into the incident continue.


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