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Man charged with throwing tobacco into Gaol

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A man has been charged with allegedly throwing a paper bag of tobacco from a moving vehicle into the South Coast Correctional facility at Nowra.

The incident was reported to South Coast Police, and Officers stopped the vehicle a short time later on Central Avenue.

A 46 year old man, who's currently disqualified from driving until May next year was arrested and taken to Nowra Police Station.

He was charged with drive motor vehicle during disqualification period and unlawfully bring etc anything into place of detention.

The man was refused bail and is due to face Nowra Local Court on Friday.