Entries by Jaydan Duck

Gunman collapses after storming chemist

A MAN is in a critical condition after collapsing, allegedly while holding chemist staff at gunpoint in South Australia. The 43-year-old allegedly burst into a pharmacy at Kadina, northwest of Adelaide, wielding a gun just after 5.20pm on Friday and demanded prescription medication. Police said staff complied and gave the man the medication, which he […]

Father charged over fake strawberry report

A FATHER who claimed his young daughter bit into a strawberry with a needle inside has been charged with lying to police. The 34-year-old phoned police on Monday and told officers that his daughter had bitten into a contaminated strawberry the week before. The man, from the Adelaide suburb of Paradise, claimed he had purchased […]

Two sharks caught and shot following twin attacks [photos]

TWO large tiger sharks have been caught and shot at Cid Harbour in the Whitsundays where two tourists were mauled earlier this week. In a statement, a Fisheries Queensland spokesperson confirmed the two sharks were caught on a single drum line on Saturday. It’s understood the first shark was hauled out of the water about […]

Hunt continues for $30M Powerball winner

UPDATE at 1:30 PM on SATURDAY | THE search continues for the winner of Tasmania’s largest ever division one lotto prize. Someone, somewhere in or around the town of Sorell, northeast of Hobart, purchased a $30 million ticket and they don’t even know it. The mystery winner holds the only division one winning entry in […]