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Police oblige when man says 'just arrest me'

REMOVED from a nightclub at 2.30am on June 13, Daniel Porteous taunted police to "arrest me".

Police told a Gladstone court Porteous had been aggressive and was told to settle down.

"Just f...ing arrest me" Porteous kept saying.

Officers obliged and Porteous spent the night in a cell.

He was released by a magistrate with no fine or conviction recorded.

Topics:  crime gladstone magistrates court gladstone police public nuisance



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