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Woman fined $2,800 for defying COVID-19 public health order: Regina police

A Regina woman has been issued a $2,800 ticket as police allege she disobeyed COVID-19 public health orders.

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Regina police said they received a complaint of a large gathering at an apartment in the 1100 block of Broadway Avenue shortly before 3:30 a.m. on Saturday.

Officers confirmed at least eight people were inside the home contrary to the public health order, which at the time, limited private gatherings to five people.

Read more: Regina woman fined $2,800 for allegedly violating COVID-19 private gathering limit

As of Thursday, private indoor gatherings are limited to immediate household members only.

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Police say the woman was served the ticket on Dec. 16. It’s the seventh ticket issued by Regina police for disobeying the COVID-19 public health orders.

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