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Man charged with spitting on security guard in Nowra

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A man has been charged after he allegedly spat on a security guard in Nowra.

Officers from the South Coast Police District were called to a shopping centre around 11am yesterday.

Police were told the man threatened the guard and told him he had COVID.

He was arrested just before 3pm and charged with common assault and not comply noticed direction re spitting/coughing – COVID-19.

The man was refused bail to appear at Wollongong Local Court today.

IMAGE CREDIT: NSW Police