A MAN remains in a serious condition after he was allegedly assaulted at Bulli earlier this week. The 75-year-old man became involved in an argument with a 25-year-old man, who is believed to have been working on the construction of the new Bulli Hospital. The altercation is alleged to have stemmed over a parking issue … Continue reading
POLICE have made a major breakthrough in one of the state’s longest mysteries – the abduction and murder of toddler, Cheryl Grimmer, at Fairy Meadow Beach, 47 years ago. Strike Force Wessel investigators travelled to Frankston in Melbourne and yesterday arrested a 63-year-old man over the three-year-old’s abduction in January, 1970. The child was visiting … Continue reading
POLICE have arrested and charged a man after four women – two in Corrimal – had their handbags snatched from their shoulders last week. About 12pm last Monday (February 8), a 73-year-old woman who was using a walking frame for assistance, was approached by a man as she used a footpath crossing on Railway Parade, … Continue reading
A WOMAN is facing court after a cyclist was hit by a car at Helensburgh earlier this month. Officers believe a 58-year-old man was riding his pushbike south along the Old Princes Highway about 6.15am on Sunday January 5, when he was struck by a vehicle. The man was found injured next to the roadway by … Continue reading
DETECTIVES investigating the robberies of a pizza delivery driver and a fast food restaurant in Woonona in recent months have arrested and charged a man. A 19-year-old man delivered a pizza to a home on Hopetoun Street about 9.40pm on Sunday May 26 when he was confronted and assaulted by three men before they fled … Continue reading
POLICE have charged a man in relation to a series of car thefts, bag snatches and frauds in Wollongong. Since May this year, Wollongong detectives have been investigating a range of offences across suburbs, which included Corrimal. These included the theft of hand bags from elderly women and subsequent fraud offences on retail outlets. Police … Continue reading
THE man wanted for questioning over the discovery of the woman’s body in the boot at Corrimal last Thursday (April 11), has been arrested at Kingston Town Drive, Kembla Grange, at 4.30pm today. He is assisting with inquiries at Wollongong Police Station. Police said further details will be made available in due course.
A MAN, who was the subject of a four-hour police operation at Bellambi earlier this week, has been arrested. Police were called to the home in Cawley Street about 9.15am on Monday after a man entered the home and allegedly threatened his mother with a firearm. The 45-year-old woman left the home and alerted police. … Continue reading