Tag Archives: Yarra River

MANHUNT FOR FUGITIVE LOVERS

Thursday September 5 2013 – A fugitive parolee with a long history of gun crime was last night on the run in Melbourne with a mother and her two children. Gun-loving Simon Hancock, who once shot a pregnant woman in … Continue reading

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THE CASE OF THE MISSING GUN – Tuesday March 13 2012

– One of Victoria’s top detectives says he could have halted gangland bloodshed if police divers had recovered a pistol thrown off the West Gate Bridge. The gun had been used to kill standover man Alphonse Gangitano but after three … Continue reading

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ROGUE UNION’S TRAIL OF DEATH – Sunday January 1 2012

– Murdered, maimed and missing – the list of Painters and Dockers rogues and victims reads more like a crime novel than a Cabinet submission. Marked confidential, Submission 5731, released today by the National Archives, shows Cabinet was briefed on … Continue reading

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