Entries by Shanee Dobeson

‘Batman’ massacre gunman found guilty of murder

James Holmes, whose shooting rampage three years ago killed 12 and wounded 70 inside a Colorado movie theater, has been found guilty of first-degree murder. After 13 hours of deliberations a US Jury found the “Batman theater gunman” guilty, despite pleas from defence lawyers stating that the 27-year-old had a severe mental illness. The decision […]

New box jellyfish species named after Gold Coast schoolboy

A schoolboy who stumbled upon a new species of box jellyfish in a Gold Coast canal has had the tiny-tentacled creature named in his honour. Saxon Thomas, a curious child from Paradise Point, noticed the unusual looking jellyfish whilst fishing in his backyard canal in March 2013. Thomas, who was nine-years-old at the time, put the […]

Two bodies discovered at NSW property

Police have established a crime scene at a house following the discovery of two bodies. About 11.15am today (Friday 17 July 2015), police were called to a house on Rosemont Avenue, Kelso, after the discovery of the two bodies. Officers attached to Bathurst Police Station established a crime scene at the location and inquires into […]

Man busted with 40kg of cannabis in bag at Central Railway Station

Police have charged a man after more than 40kg of cannabis was seized from baggage at Central Railway Station yesterday. Officers from the Police Transport Command stopped and spoke to a passenger about 10.30am (Thursday 16 July 2015) after he arrived on a train from Melbourne. During a search of the man’s two suitcases, police […]