Teen charged over Perth grandmother's murder
A 17-year-old boy will face court accused of murdering 71-year-old Perth woman Odette Feige last year.Police allege the boy, who was aged 17 at the time, broke into Odette Feige's Swan View home and assaulted her before ransacking the house and stealing her 2005 Hyundai Tucson on October 31 last year.
A 26-year-old man will face court over a stabbing attack in northern Brisbane's Fortitude Valley after pleading guilty to a similar attack earlier in 2010.
A TEENAGER accused of stabbing a boy of 14 to death appeared in court charged with murder yesterday. Wearing a grey tracksuit, he spoke only to confirm his name, address and British nationality during the six-minute hearing at Thames magistrates’ court .
A 26-year-old man has faced court charged with murder, after allegedly stabbing a man to death at a home in Canberra's north over the weekend.
Jayscen Anthony Newby did not apply for bail in the ACT Magistrates Court today, after handing himself in to City Police Station at 4:30am on Saturday, hours after the violent attack in the suburb of Charnwood.
Police and paramedicson Cartwright Street at 1:30am on Saturday.
A 27-year-old victim was found with "extensive" stab wounds and taken to hospital, but died a short time later.
Senior firefighter charged with sexually assaulting young colleague
A senior South Australian firefighter is accused of sexually assaulting a colleague while deployed to NSW.MFS commander Greg Davis is accused of sexually assaulting a young woman, aged in her twenties, in northern NSW in December last year.
The younger brother of a 38-year-old man found fatally stabbed in Melbourne's south-east has issues with drugs, alcohol and is suffering from depression, a court hearing heard on Sunday morning. Shane Ryan Brown, 32, of Cranbourne, has been charged with murder over his brother's death.
A BOY, 16, wept in court as he was accused of stabbing Jodie Chesney to death in a park - as a man, 20, was also told he will stand trial for her murder . Manuel Petrovic, 20, face a jury in Autumn after girl scout Jodie tragically died when she was knifed in the back near a children's play area in Harold Hill
The victim's name has been suppressed by the court, but police have said Mr Newby knew the victim.
Detective Acting Superintendent Matt Craft said on Saturday that one other individual had witnessed the incident, who was assisting police with their inquiries.
"They were a witness to the matter, obviously a very traumatic time for them, and also for the families of all that are involved," he said.
"Certainly it's a terrible, tragic incident for them so we'll be doing everything we can to wrap as much support around them as we can."
The case has been adjourned until March 10.
Qld balcony attempt murder charges dropped .
Attempted murder charges against two men accused of pushing another man off a balcony in Brisbane have been dropped. Two men accused of trying to murder an alleged drug dealer, who fell from a Brisbane balcony, have walked from court after the charges against them were dropped.Matthew James Cox and Rikki Dean Page were charged with attempted murder, deprivation of liberty, act intended to disfigure and grievous bodily harm after Mitchell King was allegedly pushed from the third-storey balcony of his Bowen Hills unit in February 2018.