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NZ: Woman admits putting needle in strawberry, sparking health alert

NZ Herald: A mother-of-two has admitted making up a story about finding a needle in strawberries bought from a New Zealand supermarket. Jaydean Temperley, 26, was charged last month with making a false complaint to police and by deception causing a $3565 loss for Pak’nSave supermarket, Timaru. The court heard how the supermarket destroyed 2040 punnets of strawberries following the initial complaint and police investigation.