Alexander Maconochie Centre prisoners in lockdown as jail searches for suspected contraband

Andrew Brown
Updated November 7 2019 - 8:50pm, first published 9:30am

Prisoners remain in lockdown at the Alexander Maconochie Centre while corrective services officers search for contraband suspected to have been thrown over the fence into the jail.

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Andrew Brown

Andrew Brown


I've been part of the Canberra Times since 2016, after reporting at local papers in Sydney's north-west. Since starting at the paper I've had stints on the Sunday Times, on the early morning breaking news round, and now as a general reporter, covering the ins and outs of anything and everything happening in Canberra, with a focus on health.

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