8 July, 2021
Dip in the river ends in arrest
A MAN who decided to take a dip in the Pioneer River yesterday - and who was also believed to have been reported as acting suspiciously while walking along Victoria Street in Mackay CBD this morning (Thursday, July 8) - has been arrested by Mackay Police.
A call came in to police about 1pm from passers by who were concerned about the man's actions.
He was apprehended near the River Street Boat Ramp and is in Police Custody.
No further details were available.