Townsville Bulletin EMMA CHANNON October 24, 2014
AN elderly pensioner was too scared to sleep in his own house after two strangers kicked down his door and bashed him.
Alan Murphy, 72, managed to run from his Home Hill house with cuts and bruising to his face and chest.
His attackers, Jack James Peterson and Trinity William Anderson, pleaded guilty to the burglary and attack in Townsville District Court yesterday.
Qld Police media October 23, 2014
Police have released a comfit of a man they believe can assist them with investigations into the assault of woman that occurred at Jamboree Heights last night.
Qld Police Media October 23, 2014
Police are investigating the death of a man at a unit in Varsity Lakes this morning.
Around 11am, police were called to the Mulgrave Crescent address where a man was found deceased.
Forensic officers and police are conducting investigations at the scene.
The death is being treated as suspicious.
Read at source: http://mypolice.qld.gov.au/blog/2014/10/23/sudden-death-investigation-varsity-lakes/
Gold Coast Bulletin report: http://www.goldcoastbulletin.com.au/news/crime-court/police-to-investigate-sex-angle-in-death-of-naked-and-bound-man-at-varsity-lakes/story-fnje8bkv-1227100424358?from=gold+coast+bulletin_rss
Autopsy on Varsity Lakes man to be conducted on Friday: http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/queensland/autopsy-on-varsity-lakes-man-to-be-conducted-on-friday-20141024-11axzj.html
Qld Police Media October 24, 2014
Police are searching for two men following the robbery of a golf club in which a 60-year-old man was assaulted at Helensvale overnight.
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ABC News October 21, 2014 Sophie Scott
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ABC News 21 October 2014
A man is in a critical condition after being shot by police in Rochedale, in Brisbane’s south-east.
An ambulance spokesperson said the man had been shot once in the head and four times in his arms.
He was taken to the Princess Alexandra hospital in a critical condition.
QPS News 20 October 2014
A North Ward teenager has been charged with the attempted murder of a man last night in Idalia.
At about 11.45pm, it will be alleged that a 15-year-old boy stabbed a man in the upper torso with a knife at a Springbank Circuit address.
It will be further alleged that he then chased another teenage boy while armed with two knives.
A 49-year-old Idalia man was taken to the Townsville Base Hospital with serious injuries.
The 15-year-old North Ward boy has been charged with one count each of attempt to murder, threatening violence and going armed so as to cause fear.
He will be dealt with under provisions of the Youth Justice Act.
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