Elderly Man Killed in Perth Hit and Run

A elderly man has died following hit and run in Perth earlier this week. At around 1pm on 19 February, a white 2014 Mitsubishi Triton utility was leaving an underground carpark on Milligan Street. The driver turned the car left, striking a 74-year-old pedestrian crossing his path. The victim received critical injuries and was taken…

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WA Trials SMART Drumlines to Improve Shark Mitigation

SMART drumlines will be deployed off Gracetown’s coast, as part of a trial into the effectiveness of the shark mitigation technology. The 10 non-lethal drumlines will be deployed set up about 500 metres away from the coastline over the next 15 months, with the scientific trial designed to help fill knowledge gaps from trials off…

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Elderly Couple Missing in WA’s Wheatbelt Safe

A elderly couple has been found after reportedly being missing in WA’s goldfields region. Max Vernon Stickland and Penelope Dorinda Stickland had been reported as missing after not contacting family for four weeks, but attended Mukinbudin police station this morning after hearing media reports. WA Police were concerned for the welfare of the 74-year-olds with…

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Bulgarra Man Charged Over Meat Cleaver Attack

WA Police have charged a Bulgarra man after an altercation that injured another man in the suburb. Karratha Detectives will allege the 33-year-old man and the 40 year-old victim, who are known to each other, became involved in a verbal altercation which became physical at a home in Melak Street around 5:40am yesterday. It will…

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