thejournal.ie 29 September 2014
THE FORENSIC DENTIST who helped identify the body of a German man eight years after his body was found in Connemara has said the public can often be misled about the role DNA plays. They are also called on to help with investigations into sex crimes, if the victim has been left with bite marks.
Gold Coast Bulletin Meagan Weymes 29 September 2014 A 37-YEAR-OLD woman who allegedly helped inject a man who overdosed on fentanyl will stay behind bars after bail was denied in the Southport Magistrates Court. The court heard Sarah Wilson had a prescription for the drug, which is about 80 times stronger than morphine, for chronic pain from a knee surgery.
On September 26 Wilson allegedly helped Norman Lyttle inject the drug into his hand at a Mermaid Waters home, because he was struggling to find a vein. Mr Lyttle went into cardiac arrest and Wilson attempted to give him first aid before calling an ambulance.
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QPS News 29 September 2014
A 42-year-old woman has been charged with attempted murder following an incident in Rockhampton overnight. A 39-year-old man was located inside the home with two stab wounds to his chest and was transported to Rockhampton Base Hospital before being flown to Brisbane in a critical condition.
ABC News Courtney Wilson, Eric Tlozek 30 September 2014
A gunman shot by specialist police officers during a stand-off in Brisbane’s south has died. Aerial footage of the scene showed the man leap suddenly from the car and point a gun at police just before 4pm (AEST).
Police then appeared to fire several shots at him. Police and paramedics performed CPR on the man, but he died of his injuries.
Read more: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-09-29/gunman-shot-during-police-siege-at-inala-brisbane-dies/5776944
Gold Coast Bulletin 29 September 2014
POLICE have charged a man in relation to the alleged attack of a bus driver on the Gold Coast in the early hours of this morning. The bus driver sustained a laceration to the back of his head and facial bruising. He was treated at the hospital for his injuries.
Townsville Bulletin Emma Channon 29 September 2014
A MAN was bashed by two youths who broke inside his home, after he managed to pin one down after catching him the kitchen. The Currajong man received a cut to his head during the incident, and was examined by paramedics.
Townsville Bulletin Christie Anderson 27 September 2014
A MEDICAL condition may have caused a truck driver to veer off the highway before hurtling through trees, a sign and barbed wire fence before coming to rest on railway tracks. The crash occurred on the Bruce Highway about 6km south of Alligator Creek