Tag Archives: Coroner

VISITORS’ LOG MISSING IN DEATH FALL CASE – Thursday May 2 2013

– A worker at the apartment building where Phoebe Handsjuk fell 12 storeys to her death found that a log of who entered the complex on the day the young woman died went missing, a court has heard. The worker … Continue reading

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BODY FOUND IN HOARDER’S HOME – Friday April 26 2013

– Human remains have been found under piles of rubbish at a hone of an elderly woman, reported missing more than 18 months ago in Melbourne’s north. Police searched the property of missing Fitzroy woman Phyllis Kelly in Little Charles … Continue reading

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FERRET DEATH REVIEW – Wednesday April 3 2013

– Victoria Police has launched a new probe into the 1971 disappearance of Melbourne waterfront war victim Alfred Nelson, known as “The Ferret”. Detectives will question mafia hitman James Bazley about his possible role in the unsolved case. They have … Continue reading

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VICTORIA’S MR TEFLON – Sunday March 31 2013

– With his acquittal Thursday from charges of lying to the Australian Crime Commission, Paul Dale has beaten everything those that say he is bent have thrown at him. Over the past 10 years he’s been sacked from the police … Continue reading

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CRUSHED MAN TRIED TO SHIELD SISTER – Saturday March 30 2013

– The man who died when a wall collapsed in Carlton on Thursday was a former school captain from Montmorency Secondary College. Alexander Jones died when a heritage-protected wall toppled in strong winds about 3pm. Police confirmed the deceased man … Continue reading

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FIGHT FOR MAD DOG’S BODY – Monday March 25 2013

– The drama that constantly surrounded the villainous life of the criminal they called Mad Dog has not ended with his death. Antonio “Mad Dog” Loguancio lived his life as a depraved rapist, he lost it at the end of … Continue reading

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KILLER TO STAY FREE – Friday March 22 2013

– The one-punch killing of a young man outside a nightclub six years ago would likely remain unsolved, an inquest was told yesterday. Police recently reviewed evidence in the death of Shannon McCormack outside the former QBH nightclub. Fresh CCTV … Continue reading

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WITNESSES TOO SCARED – Tuesday March 12 2013

– A distraught father is offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the conviction of men he believes murdered his son. Daniel Sheehy, 18, died in a fire in his Melton South home a year ago on Thursday. His … Continue reading

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SCREAMS ARE CLUE – Friday March 8 2013

– The family of a woman who died after plunging down a garbage disposal chute say more people may have heard her scream. The body of Phoebe Handsjuk, 24, was found in the garbage compacting area of the Balencea apartment … Continue reading

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CHILD DRIVEWAY DEATHS PROMPT SAFETY CAMPAIGN – Wednesday January 23 2013

– A coroner says the tragic deaths of three toddlers run over in driveway accidents has been the catalyst for concerted efforts by authorities across Australia to stop more children being killed. Coroner John Olle said on Tuesday there was … Continue reading

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