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Man charged over Corrimal murder

police 1POLICE have charged a man with the murder of 41-year-old Linda Stevens at Corrimal last week.
Wollongong police arrested 39-year-old Colin Maxwell Farrow at Kembla Grange around 4.20pm yesterday (Wednesday).
Detectives interviewed Farrow overnight before charging him with murder, resisting arrest and assaulting police. Farrow was refused bail when he appeared in Wollongong Court today.
It will be alleged he produced a knife and threatened officers when they tried to arrest him.
Officers were forced to use OC spray to arrest him.
The murder charge relates to the discovery of Linda Steven’s body in the boot of a car in bushland off Foothills Road at Corrimal on Thursday April 11.

About Mick Roberts

A Sydney journalist, writer and historian, Mick Roberts specialises in Australian cultural history, particularly associated with the Australian hotel and liquor industry. Mick has had an interest in revealing the colourful story of pubs, inns and associated industries in Australia for over 30 years. He is currently working on a comprehensive history of the hotel and liquor industry in the Illawarra region of NSW. Besides writing a number of history books, Mick has owned and managed several community newspapers. He was one time editor of the Wollongong Northern News, The Bulli Times, The Northern Times, The Northern Leader and The Local - all located in the Wollongong region. As a journalist he has worked for Rural Press, Cumberland (News Limited), Sydney based, City News, and Torch Publications based in Canterbury Bankstown, NSW. He currently calls the inner-Sydney suburb of Surry Hills home.


2 thoughts on “Man charged over Corrimal murder

  1. *OC is also called capisium spray in case anyone was wondering.


    Posted by Steven | April 18, 2013, 11:29 am

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