Cunnamulla police fine Victorian man $4003 for unlawful entry through Barringun Border Checkpoint.
Cunnamulla police fine Victorian man $4003 for unlawful entry through Barringun Border Checkpoint.

Victorian man fined for unlawful entry into southwest Qld

A VICTORIAN man was slapped with a $4000 fine after he attempted to unlawfully enter Queensland through a southwest border checkpoint.

Cunnamulla police allege on September 25, the 47-year-old Victorian resident attempted to enter through the Barringun Border Checkpoint and presented false documentation in an attempt to deceive police.

Officers issued him with a $4003 Infringement Notice for Failing to Comply with the COVID-19 border directions.

He was denied entry into Queensland.


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