Tag Archives: Geelong Magistrates Court

A Man Buying Ice-Cream At A Service Station Was Allegedly Found With Handmade Firearms, Handcuffs And Weapons

September 22nd, 2016 A  Corio man allegedly found with handmade loaded firearms, cable tie handcuffs, balaclavas, weapons and duct tape outside a servo was “only there to buy ice cream”, a court has heard. Wayne Lunn, 36, who des­cribes himself … Continue reading

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Accused Car Thief Leaves Trail Of Stolen Cars, Including A Porsche

September 22nd, 2016 A 26-year-old Norlane man, already on two lots of bail for a range of offending, has been granted bail again, but this time with a $10,000 surety. Rhys Humm, of Dove St, Norlane, appeared in Geelong Magistrates’ … Continue reading

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Torquay Man Charged With Stealing Mail & Creating False Accounts

September 22nd, 2016 A Torquay man charged with stealing mail and other people’s ID to allegedly create false bank accounts has been refused bail.   Zac Warren, 28, appeared in Geelong Magistrates’ Court on Thursday facing a number of charges … Continue reading

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Gun Dealer Granted Bail After Police Raid Allegedly Netted 200 Weapons

September 23rd, 2016 Geelong gun dealer Mark White has fronted court on 27 firearms-related charges after recent federal police raids across Geelong resulted in the seizure of more than 200 illegal weapons. Mr White, 44, of Thompson St, Whittington, appeared … Continue reading

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Teenager Accused of Hamlyn Heights Bashing, To Front Court

September 23rd, 2016 A 19-YEAR-OLD Corio man will appear in Geelong Magistrates Court on Friday afternoon, charged with aggravated burglary and causing injury, following an alleged assault on a 67 year-old man in Hamlyn Heights last month. Victim Wally Janeczko … Continue reading

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Teenager Accused Of Bashing

September 24th, 2016 A young Corio man has fronted court over an alleged attack that left a man looking like this. The image shows the extent of Hamlyn Heights man Wally Janeczko’s injuries immediately after an alleged assault by a stranger … Continue reading

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MALE ARRESTED AFTER STABBING POLICE OFFICER

Saturday August 24 2013 – The man accused of stabbing a high-ranking policeman near Geelong has a history of psychosis and should be psychiatrically assessed as soon as possible, a court has heard. Damien Power appeared at Melbourne Magistrates Court … Continue reading

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FALL FROM FOOTY FAME – Friday May 3 2013

– A former AFL player kept a handwritten journal detailing his venture into drugs and involvement in two Geelong shootings, a court has heard. Detective Senior Constable Adam Radley told a bail hearing yesterday that William (Billy) Nicholls’ journal was … Continue reading

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CHRISTMAS PARTY TURNS INTO CAT FIGHT

– A man allegedly bit off part another man’s ear after a family argument over kittens escalated at Clifton Springs. Detective Senior Constable John McKinnon of Geelong CIU said a man, 41, was charged with recklessly causing serious injury after … Continue reading

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EX-AFL PLAYER CHARGED – Saturday April 27 2013

– A former AFL footballer was behind bars last night over two shootings in Geelong. Billy Nicholls, 32, has been charged with two counts of intentionally causing serious injury and related offences. He yesterday appeared in Geelong Magistrates Court, where … Continue reading

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