Cop outguns Covid in Arrowtown quickdraw

Police in Arrowtown have given the fight against Covid-19 the old west treatment.

A tongue-in-cheek video posted on the Southern District Police Facebook page shows an officer engaged in a stand-off with a cartoon version of the virus.

The officer eventually defeats his foe thanks to a quick-drawn spray of hand sanitiser.

The clip was shot in Arrowtown, near Queenstown.

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