Australia Woman charged with murder after alleged domestic violence stabbing
Victoria reviews approach to domestic violence as family of Alicia Little calls for action
The mother of a Victorian woman killed by the actions of her partner wants the state to allow criminal records to be handed over to anyone fearing they could be subject to domestic violence.A Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme (DVDS) operates in South Australia, the UK and Canada.
Awoman has been charged with murder after allegedly in a domestic violence incident four months ago.
The 49-year-old woman had been assisting police with their investigation over the death of a 51-year-old man known to her and was charged today.
Police allege a knife was plunged into the man's chest once at a home in Norman Gardens, Rockhampton, on March 23.
The man was rushed to hospital but later died.
Video: Man charged with murder after 'brutal' Melbourne stabbing (9News.com.au)
Virginia tenant charged with 'vicious' murder of 72-year-old landlady 50 days after she went missing
Virginia authorities announced Saturday that the body of 72-year-old Emily Lu has been found 50 days after she first went missing – and a 25-year-old man, who was the woman’s tenant living at her home at the time she disappeared, has been charged in what police described as her “brutal, vicious murder.”Brian George Sayrs Jr., 25, of Woodbridge, has been charged with second-degree murder and felony concealment of a body, the Fairfax County Police Department said.
An investigation was launched immediately over the "suspicious" death.
The woman will face Rockhampton Magistrates Court today.
If you are at risk of domestic violence contact 1800 RESPECT (1800 737 732). If you are in immediate danger call triple zero (000).
Texas man charged with capital murder in fatal shooting of pregnant wife, sheriff says .
A Texas man was charged with capital murder after shooting his pregnant wife in a domestic violence incident on Monday night, investigators said. Jason Cory Sanders, 43, is accused of shooting Margaret Ann Sanders around midnight at their home near Cumby, located about 65 miles northeast of Dallas, FOX4 Dallas-Fort Worth reported, citing the Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office. DALLAS GRAND JURY INDICTS TEXAS MAN ON CAPITAL MURDER IN STABBING DEATH OF 4-YEAR-OLD BOY Deputies responded to a 911 call from the home and arrived to find Margaret Ann Sanders with a gunshot wound to her torso.