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Australia Stowaways caught allegedly trying to escape Victoria on freight train

12:07  14 july  2020
12:07  14 july  2020 Source:   9news.com.au

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Migrant stowaways crouch on the couplers. The monotonous clickety-clack of the wheels speeding over the iron tracks makes them drowsy, or it could be the Most in this group are from Afghanistan. They are trying to cross the border into North Macedonia, and eventually reach Germany or France.

Police have charged four men who allegedly tried to stowaway out of Victoria on a freight train overnight.

The freight train had departed Melbourne at 10.30pm yesterday, bound for Perth.

South Australia Police officers were called when the four men, believed to be Victorians, were seen onboard the train when it stopped at Adelaide Freight Terminal at Regency Park this morning.

a train on a track near a fence: Police have charged four men who allegedly tried to stowaway out of Victoria on a freight train overnight. © 9News Police have charged four men who allegedly tried to stowaway out of Victoria on a freight train overnight.

Police swooped on the train yard, with police dogs Axe and Zac who quickly located the four men.

The men, aged 22, 26, 29 and 29 were arrested and charged with breaching COVID-19 restrictions.

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Under cover of darkness, the troops swung on to the deck of the 770ft Grande Tema to tackle the stowaways who allegedly were weilding iron- bars. As their Royal Navy Merlin helicopter hovered overhead, the SBS team – armed with assault rifles

They were refused bail and are expected to appear at Adelaide Magistrate's Court tomorrow.

Current border restrictions for Victoria

All other states and territories have closed their borders to Victoria, particularly residents in greater Melbourne or the Mitchell Shire, with returning travellers legally required to fill out a declaration stating their reason for entering the state and being required to enter a 14-day quarantine if passage is approved.

Thousands of police are currently patrolling state and territory borders to ensure nobody from Victoria's hotspots leak through.

Businesses across greater Melbourne that were able to recently reopen were again forced to close back down, including gyms, salons, swimming pools and libraries.

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The unassuming freight train rumbles across the countryside in northern Greece, but a moving shadow cast on the ground reveals human figures hiding between its Most in this group are from Afghanistan. They are trying to cross the border into North Macedonia, and eventually reach Germany or France.

Marilyn Hartman, the 'serial stowaway ' has been caught trying to board another flight ( AP ). One American woman has been trying to evade airport security for over a decade and sneak onto flights Just as many famous European overnight train routes have been retired, the Caledonian Sleeper, the

a train is coming down the track: The men were seen onboard the train when it stopped at Adelaide Freight Terminal at Regency Park this morning. © 9News The men were seen onboard the train when it stopped at Adelaide Freight Terminal at Regency Park this morning.

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Cafes and restaurants can remain open but for takeaway only.

Greater Melbourne and the Mitchell Shire were placed back on level three restrictions on July 7, following a large rise in infections in those areas.

Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews said the lockdown would last for at least six weeks and residents in those areas would only be allowed to leave the house for work or school, for care or care giving, for daily exercise or for food and other essentials.


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Lovnish Mediratta, 44, and passenger Gagan Gola passed a checkpoint on the Dukes Highway about 9.30pm in a grey Mazda SUV while allegedly avoiding police. Authorities claim the pair were able to slip across the border between other trucks and were found on the South Eastern Freeway at Mount Barker more than three hours later.The men today claimed in court that they applied for pre-approval to pass into South Australia to deliver goods to Roxby Downs but said they didn't see the checkpoint.

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