A startling account has surfaced from a girl who claims she was “humiliated” throughout a strip search at Knockout Circuz in 2017.
Earlier than the NSW Coroners Court docket, the younger, unnamed lady described how the heavy safety made her really feel “like a prison.” She recalled being escorted although the gang after a drug canine went off on her. What occurred subsequent was a full on strip search, which she described intimately as an “disagreeable expertise.”
“Everybody was looking at me,” she stated.
In line with the competition goer, she was led to a room and instructed to take her garments off. A feminine officer allegedly demanded repeatedly that she hand over her medicine, as a result of the canines have been “by no means flawed.”
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“She stated ‘when you don’t inform me the place the medicine are I’m going to make this good and sluggish,’” the witness defined. “She made me take my shorts off and my underwear.”
“Then she made me squat and cough… after which I needed to flip round and squat and cough.”
“I’ve been strip searched twice they usually’ve by no means discovered something on me,” she added.
Spokeswoman Samantha Lee believes the officer could have been utilizing the strip search as a scare tactic, which she tagged as “fairly merely abhorrent.”
This testimony was reportedly taken into consideration as a part of this week’s investigation of six drug-related deaths at NSW music festivals in 2017 and 2018.