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RENMARK WOMAN ARRESTED FOR MULTIPLE COVID BREACHES

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A local woman has been arrested and will now spend 7 days in custody for multiple COVID breaches.

Police will allege last Thursday the 27-yr-old Renmark woman didn’t comply with her requirement for a day one COVID test and was subsequently issued with an expiation notice for the breach.

The next day, Friday, further compliance checks found she had still failed to undergo a COVID test and had been failing to quarantine, subsequently a second expiation was issued.

Then on Saturday Police found the woman was still non-compliant in regards to the covid test as well as the quarantining.

The 27-year-old Renmark woman was subsequently arrested and faced the Berri Magistrates Court yesterday.

The local woman pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 7 days in custody.

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