Second death in Melbourne triple shooting
A 29-year-old man has died a day after his wife was killed in a triple shooting in Melbourne's inner west on New Year's Eve.A 29-year-old man who was also shot in the attack died in hospital on Wednesday, Victoria Police confirmed.
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Underworld figure Nabil Maghnie has been arrested during pre-dawn raids in Melbourne ’ s north as part of an investigation into the killing of an associate of drug king pin Tony Mokbel. Taskforce Sector detectives descended on a Bundoora property on Friday morning, taking the 43-year-old into custody.
Underworld figure Nabil Maghnie was shot dead in Melbourne's northern suburbs on Thursday evening.
Maghnie, a Comancheros associate who was most recently under investigation over the double-shooting at the Love Machine nightclub last April, was shot and killed in the carpark of a Taco Bill restaurant at the intersection of Childs Road and Dalton Road, Epping, about 8.30pm on Thursday.
Police confirmed on Thursday night that Maghnie died at the scene.
Two other men were shot and were taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. One of the men is believed to be one of Maghnie's sons.
Paul Virgona's family joins police in plea for information about EastLink shooting murder
The son of Melbourne fruiterer Paul Virgona, who was gunned down on a tollway while driving to work last year, says "hurtful" rumours about the reasons his father was targeted are not based on the facts. Mr Virgona, 46, was driving to work early on a Saturday last November when his van was sprayed with bullets, killing him.Police placed early blame for the execution of members of Melbourne's underworld but said they were still searching for a motive.
Nabil Maghnie appeared in Melbourne ' s Magistrates Court on Thursday with bandages taped over the bullet wound on his face after he was injured in a Underworld figure appears in court with a bullet lodged in his NECK after getting caught in a shootout. Nabil Maghnie was injured last week during a
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A police helicopter circled the area after police and paramedics attended the scene.
Arguing heard before underworld figure shot dead
The body of high-profile Melbourne underworld figure Nabil Maghnie was found next to a dark ute in Melbourne's north overnight.The body of Maghnie, 45, was found near a black Mercedes ute on Dalton Road in Epping just after 8.30pm yesterday.
The daughter of underworld figure Nabil Maghnie and a man believed to be his son were ejected from Love Machine before a fatal double shooting outside the nightclub Police believe Mr Elliott pulled the trigger from a stolen black Porsche, which was later torched in Wollert on Melbourne ' s northern fringe.
An individual, who is believed to be a member of an underworld gang, has been shot and killed by two unknown gunmen on a motorcycle in the Kelanimulla area
A video seen by The Age showed Maghnie and one other man lying on the ground, topless, being attended to by paramedics.
Underworld sources described Maghnie as a "dead man walking" amid his increasingly aggressive behaviour towards rivals in bikie groups and other organised criminal syndicates.
Maghnie, 44, was known as a habitually violent criminal, with a notoriously hair-trigger temper and a penchant for waging private vendettas publicly.
"It was only a matter of time," one criminal source said. "You can't do what he did without pissing off a lot of people - people won't stand for it."
Maghnie is also a suspect in the attempted murder of Bandido Toby Mitchell in 2011.
In a statement, police said homicide squad detectives would lead the investigation.
"The exact circumstances surrounding the shooting are still to be determined and the investigation is ongoing," the statement read.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at
More to come.
Mokbel stepdaughter too 'Xanied' to remember fight night shooting .
Brittany McGuire and her friend Shanae Pericic say they were too 'Xanied' and 'Valied' on prescription meds to remember what happened the night of the Kensington shooting.About a dozen people have refused to give statements to police over the shootings at the Kensington fight night on March 1 last year. The boxing event was organised by underworld figure Mick Gatto.