Tag Archives: serious assault

VICTIM OF ‘ABHORRENT’ SEX ATTACK A RECENT MOTHER – Wednesday July 3 2013

– The 23-year-old woman sexually assaulted in North Melbourne was out celebrating for the first time since giving birth, detectives have revealed. Police have revealed CCTV footage relating to the sexual assault of the new mother in North Melbourne early … Continue reading

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RAPE HUNT: DO YOU KNOW HIM? – Wednesday July 3 2013

– A young woman raped in the city has been on her way home after celebrating the birth of her child. The new mother had been out in the city with friends for the first time since giving birth two … Continue reading

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NEIGHBOURS RAN TO HER RESCUE – Tuesday July 2 2013

– The latest violent crime to shock our city has a chilling similarity to the most terrible one of recent times. Less than a year after Jill Meagher was taken from a street by a fiend who then brutally ended … Continue reading

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ATTACK, GET BAIL, REPEAT – Tuesday July 2 2013

– A thug accused of raping a woman less than 24 hours after getting out of jail was granted bail – then attacked her again just 18 minutes later, a court has heard. Police say the 28-year-old, who can’t be … Continue reading

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WOMAN, 23, BRUTALLY ATTACKED BY MAN WHO WALKED WITH HER IN CITY STREETS – July 1 2013

– Detectives will scour CCTV cameras from a 1kilometre stretch of city streets in their hunt for a brutal sex attacker. The predator walked with his victim for hundreds of metres, at one stage trying to hold her hand, before … Continue reading

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RAPE ACCUSED WAS ‘POSSESSED BY ANCESTOR’ – Saturday June 29 2013

– A tourist from Holland has claimed she was subjected to six weeks of sexual and physical abuse, mental trauma and a death “ritual” in a Melbourne hotel by a man possessed by an ancestor. The woman, 22, has told … Continue reading

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OFFICER ‘MISLED POLICE’ OVER DEATH – Friday June 28 2013

– A coroner has raised serious questions about the conduct of a senior Warrnambool police officer over the death of a man punched outside a pub by one of the officer’s friends. Coroner Jane Hendtlass said Acting Sergeant Chris Moloney … Continue reading

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BRAWL ERUPTS AT CLUB – Monday June 3 2013

– Two people were taken to hospital with serious facial injuries and 15 cars were damaged after a midnight brawl erupted at a rugby club in Footscray. Footscray Rugby Union Club was hosting a fund-raising event on Saturday night when … Continue reading

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HARD TO PROVE ASSAULT DEATH – Monday May 27 2013

– Charges will not be laid in the case of a grandad who collapsed and died in front of police as he told them he had been attacked. Geoffrey Ashton, 78, collapsed in the foyer of Croydon police station. He … Continue reading

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STAB VICTIM, 73, FIGHTS FOR HER LIFE – Wednesday May 22 2013

– An elderly woman is fighting for life after being stalked and stabbed at her home in Melbourne’s east. Police forced their way into a Georgette Crescent house in Endeavour Hills at 3:30pm after the owner activated a personal medical … Continue reading

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