Entries by Rachel Junge

Brisbane man charged with murder of missing American beauty queen

The ex-partner of a former American beauty queen, who has been missing from the Brisbane area for almost a year, has been charged with her murder. Police confirmed on Thursday, Detectives charged the 43-year-old man following a fresh lead into the investigation into the disappearance of Priscilla Brooten. The 46-year-old US citizen had been living […]

Groom charged with murdering his brother on eve of wedding

A GROOM is expected to miss his own wedding, after ending up behind bars charged with the stabbing murder of his brother. It’s believed the pair got into a heated argument involving a minor family feud, when things quickly escalated to violence on Wednesday night. Police say, the 57-year-old from Buderim stabbed his older brother […]

MasterChef elimination set in famous Gold Coast restaurant

Inside it’s a pressure cooker, but outside waves crash and the sun sparkles on the picturesque Burleigh Heads beach. It’s time for a MasterChef elimination challenge and the setting is the popular Gold Coast restaurant of Rick Shores. This week on the hit Network Ten cooking competition, Queensland is served up on a platter as […]

Man with gunshot wound dumped at Gold Coast hospital

A crime scene has been established in a Gold Coast suburb, after a man was dumped at a local hospital. Police have confirmed, officers were initially called to a Helensvale property around 5.30pm on Saturday for a reported assault. A short time later a man turned up at the Gold Coast University Hospital with a […]