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AUSTRALIA – Queensland: Eleven arrested after Aurukun riot [following police use of taser] (2103-10-01)

Posted on October 1 2013 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS : Police used a Taser on a man late on Monday afternoon, prompting a riot in the tiny Aboriginal community of Aurukun community in Queensland. The settlement of about 1000 people erupted after the incident, with a large number of people forcing officers to retreat to the police station compound.]] Brisbane Times, […]