Australia strawberry sabotage | The Daily Star
  • Strawberry sabotage akin to 'terrorism': Australia PM

    The piercing of supermarket strawberries with sewing needles is comparable to terrorism, Australia's prime minister says, as he demanded sentences of up to 15 years in response to a nationwide scare.

  • Australia strawberry industry in crisis

    Australian police says today they are investigating reports of dozens of cases of needles embedded in strawberries and other fruits, and warned that those responsible could be jailed for 10 years.

  • Australia offers reward amid strawberry needle scare

    An Australian state offers a large reward for information after sewing needles were found in strawberries sold in supermarkets, in what the federal health minister described as a "vicious crime".