Entries by Shanee Dobeson

Undercover detectives catch online child predator

A man has been charged after he was caught allegedly trying to procure, what he thought was a 14-year-old girl, for sex. The 64-year-old from Macksville was arrested yesterday following a covert online investigation into the sexual abuse and exploitation of children facilitated through the internet. Police allege the man believed he was speaking to a 14-year-old girl and […]

Young boy allegedly indecently assaulted at Brisbane medical facility

Police have launched an investigation into an alleged indecent assault that occurred at a medical facility in Brisbane’s south 17 years ago. Police say it’s alleged a 14-year-old male patient was indecently treated by a male physician in Sunnybank in 1999. An investigation is now underway after detectives were alerted to a possible second indecent assault on a […]

Driver seriously injured in horror wet weather crash on GC

Two people have been rushed to hospital, one in a serious condition, after a horror two-car smash on the Gold Coast this morning. Emergency services raced to Edmund Rice Drive at Southport around 9.50am after receiving reports two cars had collided. Two people, whose age and gender are currently unknown, were treated at the scene before being […]

Severe weather warning issued for parts of NSW

It may be a good time to get out the gumboots and umbrellas with a severe weather warning issued for people in the eastern parts of Sydney and the Central Coast. The Bureau of Meteorology says a low pressure system is expected to form about central parts of the New South Wales coast today, before rapidly […]

Twin brother of Stephanie Scott’s killer jailed over involvement in the teachers death

UPDATE: Marcus Stanford, the twin brother of the man who has pleaded guilty to the rape and murder of NSW School teacher Stephanie Scott has been sentenced to 15 months behind bars. The 25-year-old was sentenced in Leeton Court this morning after pleading guilty to being an accessory after the fact in March this year. Given time already served, Marcus Stanford could walk […]