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Quarantine breach forces Northbridge hotel shut on busy Friday night – WAtoday

A man has been placed under police guard in a Perth hotel after he allegedly breached quarantine rules to go to a Northbridge bar just hours after landing in Western Australia from Queensland.

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Police swooped onto the Lake Street premises shortly after, arresting the man and telling punters attending a karaoke night to head straight home and quarantine.
Officers wearing masks took down the partygoers’ details and told them to get tested for COVID-19, but would not confirm whether anyone at the premises had tested positive for the virus.
Attendees at the karaoke night said some patrons went out to other venues after the hotel was shut despite being told to self-isolate.
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