Truckie arrested following border breach

Source: South Australia Police

The driver of a truck who allegedly brought a 65-year-old woman into South Australia from Victoria has been located and arrested.

About 1pm this afternoon, Friday 31 July, COVID Compliance Officers attended a business in Regency Park where they located and arrested a 46-year-old Mount Gambier man.

The man was taken to the Adelaide City Watch House where he has been charged with failing to comply with Directions under the Emergency Management Act. He will be refused bail and is expected to appear in the Adelaide Magistrates Court today.