"It snapped in half, my knee-jerk reaction was to swallow, and I found the other half of the needle in the strawberry", he said.
Needles have been found in strawberries sold in Woolworths stores.
ACT chief health officer Dr Paul Kelly said no contaminated Berry Liscious or Berry Obsession strawberries had been reported in the territory, but encouraged caution.
NSW Police are also urging anyone who has purchased contaminated product to take the punnet to their local police station immediately for triage and forensic examination.
Queensland Acting Chief Superintendent Terry Lawrence said on September 12 that the police were in contact with the farm operators and Woolworths representatives, and that they believed that the offender contaminated the stock intentionally.
Police hunting for a culprit who put sewing needles in strawberries are investigating whether a disgruntled worker could be to blame.
The needle was found in a strawberry punnet purchased at Coles Gatton today.
Detective Acting Chief Superintendent Terry Lawrence told media that while the Strawberry Growers Association said they believed that disgruntled ex-employee may be responsible for the needles, police are "not agreeing with that at all at this point in time".
Industry sources said the same strawberries were sold in NSW, sparking widespread safety fears.
Storm Florence: The impact in numbers A 61-year-old woman died Friday night when her vehicle struck a tree that fell during the storm, state emergency officials said. As of Saturday afternoon, about 752,000 homes and businesses were without power in North Carolina, along with 119,000 in SC .
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"Yesterday, I said anyone that had bought those products since the start of last week needed to dispose of them", Dr Jeanette Young said on Thursday.
"People can go back and buy the strawberries they normally buy, from anywhere", she said.
Australians have been warned to cut fresh strawberries before biting into them after several people found sewing needles hidden inside the fruit.
"If you have Donnybrook strawberries at home, or are unsure of the brand, you should return them to the store or throw them away".
The initial brands affected by the contamination, Berry Licious and Berry Obsession, have already been removed from sale and are no longer in market. "We're keeping a very open mind as to where this may have occurred somewhere between the actual growing of the strawberry through to the completion of the production line and going even further through to distribution and going on to the shelves".
Angela told The Observer she was cutting the fruit for her daughter Koby-Rose on Tuesday morning when her knife hit metal. "It makes it hard because you might need to dispose of them earlier, but just cut them up for safety's sake".
"As the products have yet to be forensically examined, it is unknown if the contamination is related to the original Queensland incident or a copycat", NSW Police said in a statement late Friday.
"I said I need you to stop him from eating the strawberries".
Anyone with information that could assist the police investigation is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
Duke Energy Corp expected between 25 percent and 75 percent of its 4 million customers would lose power in the Carolinas. Wilmington , North Carolina, just north of where Florence appeared headed for shore, grew empty and quiet on Wednesday.
He said this while inspecting the troops at the Tsugol firing range, where the Vostok 2018 exercise was held. According to previous estimates, about 300,000 troops were set to participate in the maneuvers.
The 27-year-old receiver has had a tumultuous career in the National Football League filled with highs and lows. Earlier Saturday, Cleveland ruled Gordon out for Sunday's game against the Saints with a hamstring injury.
The storm will dump rain in the Carolinas through the weekend. "I can not overstate it: flood waters are rising". The gray ash left behind when coal is burned contains toxic heavy metals, including arsenic, lead and mercury.
Russian Federation continues to deny the allegations with President Putin saying there was "nothing criminal" about the two men. "Accusing Russia of lying after the declarations of two Russian citizens is. absurd", Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said .
His remarks fell flat in Puerto Rico where islanders are continuing to struggle to recover a year after the Category 4 storm. Hurricane Florence is at the doorstep of North and SC , and she's not going away anytime soon.
However, coach Pep Guardiola said they could have scored more goals and they must be more clinical in front of the goal. Chelsea, Manchester City and Bournemouth were the big winners in Saturday afternoon's Premier League action.
Horses, humans and some species of birds are the most susceptible to West Nile Virus but dogs and cats can become infected. The Northern Kentucky Health Department said the cases have been confirmed of three human cases since July.
More than 80,000 people were already without power as the storm began buffeting the coast, and more than 12,000 were in shelters. The figure included a woman and her baby killed when a tree fell on their house, while a sixth fatality occurred in SC .
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East Coast on Friday, and which has caused fuel shortages following the evacuation of millions of households and businesses. Prices were also pushed up by Hurricane Florence, which is expected to make landfall on the U.S.
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He didn't shy away from his responsibilities at Stamford Bridge, quick off his line to close the space with every Chelsea attack. Cardiff City scored the first goal in the 15th minute through Sol Bamba who was superbly assisted by Sean Morrison.
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A woman allegedly abducted by Juan David Ortiz had been able to escape and alert officers, according to local media reports. Numerous workers are also low-income women of color. "We do consider this to be a serial killer", Alaniz said .
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The woman alleged that the accused started beating her when she told him that she will file a complaint with the police, he said. The cases against the accused have been registered on the basis of the statement given by two women, the police said.