Man arrested after trying to leave MIQ in Hamilton

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NZ Herald,
Publish Date
Tue, 26 Oct 2021, 1:13PM
(Photo / NZ Herald)
(Photo / NZ Herald)

Man arrested after trying to leave MIQ in Hamilton

Author
NZ Herald,
Publish Date
Tue, 26 Oct 2021, 1:13PM

A 34-year-old male was arrested for trying to leave a managed isolation facility in Hamilton after he jumped the fence to enter the grounds last night. 

He's been been charged with failing to comply with order, unlawfully being in an enclosed yard and breaching of supervision conditions. 

The man is due to appear in Hamilton District Court today. 

All staff that came into contact with him were in full PPE.