Man arrested near Mount Gambier for breaching directions, South Australia

A man has been arrested after allegedly breaching COVID directions at the Caroline border check point.

About 6.40am on Sunday 2 August an Australian Defence Force member located a man walking about on Caroline Road, about 100m past the check point from the Victorian border. South Australia Police arrested the 39-year-old Victorian man of no fixed address.

He was conveyed to the Mount Gambier Police Station where he was charged with failing to comply with a direction. He was refused police bail and will appear in the Mount Gambier Magistrates Court on Monday 3 August.

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