November 2020

Published a story 26th Nov 2020 10:12 AM

A confession about cheating, a stabbing by a woman of a man who had kicked her out, and years of harassment are the key claims in an alleged murder case on trial this week.

Court: Cheating revealed before alleged attempted murder

A confession about cheating, a stabbing by a woman of a man who had kicked her out, and years of harassment are the key claims in an alleged murder case on trial this week.

Published a story 25th Nov 2020 7:00 PM

A SPECIALIST has described a wound caused during an alleged  attempted murder attack as being from traction rather than a sharp injury.

‘This was a wound that I couldn’t quite get my fist into’

A SPECIALIST has described a wound caused during an alleged attempted murder attack as being from traction rather than a sharp injury.

Published a story 25th Nov 2020 4:27 PM

He ran towards the Singing Ship, then down onto the beach and went swimming in the ocean.

Druggie ran from police into ocean and went for a swim

He ran towards the Singing Ship, then down onto the beach and went swimming in the ocean.

Published a story 24th Nov 2020 7:23 PM

BAD blood from before the accused and alleged victim even met face-to-face was a key element leading up to the alleged attempted murder, a court heard.

The exchanges before the alleged attempted murder

BAD blood from before the accused and alleged victim even met face-to-face was a key element leading up to the alleged attempted murder, a court heard.

Published a story 24th Nov 2020 3:58 PM

The first blow by an alleged attempted murderer on his alleged victim was to the head with a machete.

Alleged first blow in attempted murder was with machete

The first blow by an alleged attempted murderer on his alleged victim was to the head with a machete.

Published a story 23rd Nov 2020 6:16 PM

A JUVENILE offender with a seriously violent history claimed his robbery actions were to protect his partner.

Teen assaulted gran, pregnant girl before violent robbery

A JUVENILE offender with a seriously violent history claimed his robbery actions were to protect his partner.

Published a story 21st Nov 2020 11:03 AM

“If they choose to appeal to the High Court, it would be uncommercial and suggest they have more money than sense.”

GPC loses another bid to stop fishers class action case

“If they choose to appeal to the High Court, it would be uncommercial and suggest they have more money than sense.”

Published a story 20th Nov 2020 2:54 PM

He was found guilty by a jury in Rockhampton District Court this week.

Man jailed for defending himself against attack

He was found guilty by a jury in Rockhampton District Court this week.

Published a story 19th Nov 2020 4:49 PM

A young armed robber told police he robbed an Asian takeaway shop because the shop attendant looked at him in ‘cheeky ways’.

Asian takeaway robbed with weapon over ‘cheeky’ looks

A young armed robber told police he robbed an Asian takeaway shop because the shop attendant looked at him in ‘cheeky ways’.

Published a story 19th Nov 2020 1:37 PM

A Rockhampton man has been twice convicted of attempting to murder a woman when he hit her twice in the head with a hammer.

Etheridge found guilty of attempted murder, again

A Rockhampton man has been twice convicted of attempting to murder a woman when he hit her twice in the head with a hammer.

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