Tag Archives: carjacking

DRIVER GOES ON RAMPAGE – Sunday June 9 2013

– A violent carjacker was subdued by civilians after a rampage through Melbourne’s east yesterday. Police said the drama began when a man driving his own charcoal Mazda 2 hatchback was involved in a series of collisions on Whitehorse Road … Continue reading

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MOTORISTS DETAIN VIOLENT SERIAL CARJACKER – Sunday June 9 2013

– Three motorists have been praised for their bravery and quick thinking after they helped detain a man wanted for a string of carjackings across Melbourne’s eastern suburbs. A 39-year-old Keilor East man driving an allegedly stolen car hit another … Continue reading

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BABY PANIC – Friday June 7 2013

– A baby taken on a wild ride by a carjacker has been reunited with his stricken mother. Eight-month-old Cooper was dumped outside a hairdresser’s just 10 minutes after Sam Chehade allegedly jumped into a Ford Falcon as the mother … Continue reading

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MAN FOUND SAFE AFTER KIDNAPPING – Monday May 6 2013

– Two men were arrested yesterday after a car-jacking and kidnapping in Melbourne’s south-East. Police have been told a man and two women were in a white Nissan Skyline coupe on the corner of Heatherton and Gladstone Roads, Dandenong, when … Continue reading

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BOMB SUSPECTS PLANNED NEW YORK ATTACK – Saturday April 27 2013

– The two brothers suspected in the Boston Marathon bombings planned to drive to New York City after the April 15th attack and set off more explosives in Times Square, mayor Michael Bloomberg said. The FBI informed the city of … Continue reading

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BOSTON CELEBRATES AS POLICE GRAB SUSPECT – Sunday April 21 2013

– “We got him” – with that, authorities delivered on their promise to bring the suspects of the Boston Marathon bombings, identified as young, radicalised, Chechen Americans, to swift justice. With one brother dead and the other being treated for … Continue reading

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THE TERROR IS OVER. AND JUSTICE HAS WON – Sunday April 21 2013

– One of America’s biggest manhunts ended in a suburban backyard early on Saturday when a trail of blood led police to an accused Boston Marathon bomber hiding inside a boat. Exhausted and wounded, 19-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, whose brother was … Continue reading

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ONE MARATHON KILLER DEAD AS NET CLOSES ON FUGITIVE BROTHER – Saturday April 20 2013

– The Boston bombing suspects – one of whom was shot dead by police yesterday – are brothers from the Russian Republic of Chechnya, it was reported last night. The survivor, who was still on the run last night, was … Continue reading

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