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Man arrested over wine loss in the Barossa Valley

A Barossa Valley man has been arrested for property damage after he destroyed nearly 25,000 litres of wine from a winery at Lyndoch.

Police will allege the man entered the winery in the early hours of Sunday morning and deliberately opened taps on four wine tanks releasing the wine valued at more than $300,000.

Barossa CIB Detectives investigating the incident, today arrested the 57-year-old man and charged him with property damage.

The arrested man has been bailed to appear in the Elizabeth Magistrates Court on 31 March.

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