Beer looting

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 02 January, 1993, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 02 January, 1993, 12:00am

BRISBANE: Queensland police searched homes in an isolated Aboriginal community for 150,000 cans of beer looted from a store on New Year's Eve by a mob of 500 armed with axes and guns. No one was injured in the incident at Kowanyama, 1,800 kilometres northwest of Brisbane.



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