Tag Archives: Templestowe

JAIL FOR MAN WHO COLLECTED CHILD PORNOGRAPHY LIKE SWAP CARDS – Saturday July 27 2013

– A Melbourne man who collected images of child pornography like they were stamps or swap cards has been jailed for two months. Anthony Saraceno, 46, deleted his collections from a laptop and loaded it up with innocuous data after … Continue reading

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THREE MEN IN COURT AFTER FATAL PUNCH – Saturday April 27 2013

– A teen accused of fatally punching a 22-year-old man in Rye on New Year’s Eve yesterday faced a courtroom crowded with the dead man’s family and friends. David Cassai’s mother and two sisters, and several dozen relatives and mates, … Continue reading

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STEP BACK TO TIME OF FUNNY GAMES – Saturday March 23 2013

– The reinforced steel doors have gone but the walk up the narrow stairs was eerily familiar – even though it is the knees, not the floorboards, that creak these days. Long gone are the patrons of the past – … Continue reading

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GOING BALLISTIC TO OUTGUN CRIMINALS – Saturday February 16 2013

– It was a long climb to the attic of the peaceful country church but well worth the effort. Inside they found a Vickers machine-gun, mortars, 15 loaded firearms and a cannon. “They have been put there by a bloke … Continue reading

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CAMERA CLUE TO KILLER PUNCH – Friday February 1 2013

– Police believe CCTV footage might hold the key to catching the killer of a man felled by a single punch outside a city nightclub more than five years ago. Shannon McCormack was celebrating a Collingwood football victory with friends … Continue reading

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TEENAGE ATTACKER TELLS POLICE HE WAS PROVOKED – Tuesday January 8 2013

– Friends of a teenager accused of fatally bashing 22-year-old David Cassai on New Year’s Eve tried to restrain him, a court heard yesterday. Dylan John Closter, 18, allegedly broke free and chased Mr Cassai before delivering a roundhouse-style punch … Continue reading

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TAUNT AFTER FATAL BLOW – Friday January 4 2013

– “That’s what we’re here for.” These were the taunting words uttered by David Cassai’s teenage attacker as the young Templestowe man lay unconscious on a Rye footpath, police told a bail hearing yesterday. Dylan John Closter, 18, laughed and … Continue reading

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CHARGES LAID OVER STREET FIGHT – Thursday January 3 2013

– A man has been charged over his involvement in a fight in which David Cassai was killed. Homicide Squad detectives charged a 24-year-old Kilsyth man with intentionally causing serious injury and affray. The man was bailed by police to … Continue reading

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TWO ARRESTS OVER FIGHT VICTIM’S DEATH – Wednesday January 2 2013

– The last thing David Cassai said to his Aunt Anita was not goodbye. In anticipation of their family’s next gathering this month, he said: “I’ll bring the food, you do the cooking.” They were instead reunited, along with 15 … Continue reading

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POLICE HUNT THUGS – Tuesday January 1 2013

– Popular David Cassai loved a night out with friends and should have been toasting in the new year in style this morning. Instead, by late yesterday, he was dead and police were hunting the gang of thugs who killed … Continue reading

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