Police arrest two people after being called to a protest on the West Coast

Tasmania Police

At approximately 10.20am this morning Tasmania Police attended protest activity on the West Coast.Β 

Four protestors were in attendance. 

Two protestors followed a police direction to move on.

A 23-year-old man from Ballan in Victoria was arrested for Assault. Police will allege the man assaulted a worker at the site. He will be detained to appear before the Court. 

A 31-year-old woman from Lenah Valley was arrested and charged with Fail to comply with direction of a police officer. She was bailed to appear in court at a later date.

The Tasmanian Browser Logo for Local Tasmanian News and Stories

Sign up to receive Breaking News alerts!

We will only send you local Tasmanian Breaking News.
You can unsubscribe any time, and it's FREE!