Entries by Matt McDonald

NSW, Vic record 74 deaths, 26,000 new COVID cases

New South Wales has recorded a further 35 COVID-related deaths in the last 24 hours. It takes the state’s toll for the pandemic to 1231. Case numbers have fallen with 13,333 recorded in the 24 hours to 8pm last night, down from more than 17,000 on Thursday. More than 7000 of those are positive rapid […]

Two men robbed of vehicles in separate Gold Coast carjackings

Police are investigating two separate carjackings on the Gold Coast after two drivers were forced to hand over the vehicles after being threatened. A 25-year-old man was sitting in his silver Honda Accord eating breakfast in the car park of the McDonald’s at Harbour at around 5am on Saturday when he was approached by a […]

Teens charged over attempted chemist break-in

Two teens have been charged following a failed attempt to break-in to a chemist on the northern Gold Coast. The 14 and 17-year-olds are accused of smashing the front glass door of the chemist on Eggesdorf Rd at Ormeau around 4.30am on Saturday. The pair failed to get inside and fled empty-handed. The teens were […]