Tag Archives: Robbery

GANG ON RAMPAGE – Sunday June 30 2013

– A gang of thieves out of jail on parole has embarked on a crime rampage across the state. The gang, which includes a 17-year-old, has struck 55 times from Ballarat to Frankston since March 23rd, the most recent on … Continue reading

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MUSCLED INTO JAIL – Saturday June 15 2013

– A bodybuilder who helped steal almost half a million dollars in a clever scam to rob banks has been jailed for at least 15 months. Rocky Paul Bornino and accomplices masqueraded as Armaguard or Chubb guards,walking into banks and … Continue reading

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RAPE SUSPECT ARRESTED – Wednesday May 15 2013

– Bali police have arrested a man they believe was responsible for raping a young Australian woman at knife-point during a robbery at her rented Kerobokan villa in late April. North Kuta police chief Reinhard Nainggolan said they arrested the … Continue reading

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TEENS ARRESTED FOR ATTACK – Sunday May 5 2013

– Two teenagers – one only 13 – suspected of being part of a gang attack on two men in a city park have been arrested by police. The 13-year-old, from Cheltenham, was arrested in Collingwood on Friday night and … Continue reading

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MAN HURT IN GANG ASSAULT – Saturday March 9 2013

– A machete-wielding gang is being hunted by police after striking twice in 25 minutes and leaving one victim seriously injured. The gang – armed with a machete and at least one knife – chased a man for 50 metres … Continue reading

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AUSTRALIAN ‘ROBIN HOOD BANDIT’ ALLEGED TO HAVE STOLEN A MILLION – Sunday February 17 2013

– A Melbourne man dubbed the “Robin Hood Bandit” for his exploits in the US, is alleged to have stolen more than $1 million from about 20 Melbourne investors in an elaborate property scam. Corey Allan Donaldson, 39, a self-help … Continue reading

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CALL FOR LAW CHANGE AS BOY, 13, BAILED SEVEN TIMES – Wednesday January 2 2013

– A boy was freed on bail seven times before he allegedly used a box-cutter to inflict horrific injuries on a young father and his pregnant wife in their Melbourne home on Christmas Eve. The 13-year-old has been charged after … Continue reading

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GRANNY BASHER STALKS SHOPPER VICTIMS – Sunday June 24 2012

– Police are on the lookout for a cowardly robber who has attacked elderly women five times in the past month. Police believe the robber observes vulnerable elderly women, aged up to 95 years, out shopping and discreetly follows them … Continue reading

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WILD NIGHT ENDS IN DISASTER – Friday June 1 2012

– Heroic Bendigo residents performed CPR on a dying would-be thief who was thrown on to their front lawn in a horrific car crash yesterday morning. The tragedy in which two men died and two were injured followed a bungled … Continue reading

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