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Two infringed following protest - Coffs Harbour

Monday, 05 June 2017 04:19:38 PM

Two women have been issued infringements following protests in Coffs Harbour today.

About 10am (Monday 5 June 2017), police attended a premises on Little Street, following reports a number of protestors had entered the property.

Upon arrival officers attached to Coffs/Clarence Local Area Command spoke to approximately 30 people. Following negotiations a number of those people left voluntarily.

Two women, aged 52 and 70, refused and were escorted out by police.

Both women were arrested and taken to Coffs Harbour Police Station where they were issued infringement notices for remaining on enclosed lands and released.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.