Thursday, January 18, 2018

Crime

Residents and police foil break and enter attempt at Colyton

Two men who broke in and tried to steal from a home in the middle of the night were foiled when the resident chased...

Lauren Hickson’s killer fails in parole bid

Lauren Hickson's murderer will remain behind bars until at least March after his parole case was adjourned again this morning. Lauren was only four-years-old when...

Police investigate St Marys assault

Police are investigating after a man was found stabbed in St Marys this morning. Just before 1am today, a group of youths flagged down police...

Man charged after flouting fire ban

A man has been charged after allegedly deliberately lighting a fire near Penrith today. About 12pm today, police will allege a man deliberately set fire...

Elderly woman injured, dog dies after attack on Stafford Street

Inquiries are continuing after a woman aged in her 80s was injured while defending her pet at Penrith yesterday. The 87-year-old woman was walking her...

Fast food fury leads to assault charges

A 26-year-old man from Cranebrook has been arrested and charged with assault after he was not satisfied with his fast food order. At 11.50am on...

Drugs found in car after chase

More than a kilogram of cannabis has been located in a car which was driven at speed from police through the local area last...

Three charged after police pursuit

Three men will face court after a police pursuit in the local area yesterday. About 1.15pm on Thursday, officers from Metropolitan Highway Patrol attempted to...

Arrest over South Penrith woman’s murder

A man has been arrested in Victoria over the alleged murder of a woman whose body was located in a home at South Penrith...

Body of woman found in South Penrith home

A crime scene has been established at a home in South Penrith following the discovery of a woman’s body, and police are now trying...

Man charged after filming woman using toilet

Police have charged a man after allegedly filming a woman while in a toilet cubicle at a shopping centre in Penrith, as well as...

Man assaulted with walking stick at Werrington

A man has been injured after he was struck with his own walking stick during a robbery at a train station at Werrington yesterday. Between...

Drivers of stolen Porsche run off after crash

A man has been hospitalised following a crash involving a stolen vehicle this morning. About 5.40am, emergency services were called to the intersection of Forrester...

Man who caused crash at St Marys was over the limit

A man has been charged with high-range drinking driving after crashing his car in St Marys last night. Just after 9pm on Sunday, a 24-year-old...

Cannabis plants found in Werrington home

Two people have been arrested after police executed a search warrant and allegedly located a hydroponic cannabis set-up at Werrington. Following investigations, officers from the...

OMCG member to face court over drugs in courtroom

A high-ranking member of the Rebels outlaw motorcycle gang (OMCG) will appear at court today charged over the alleged supply of drugs in a...

Duo involved in supermarket brawl

Before most people have had their morning coffee, two men have had a morning fight, throwing around items at a supermarket this week. At 8.35am...

St Clair man charged over fire

A man has been charged after he allegedly caused a fire in Penrith earlier this year. On the evening of Thursday, June 8 2017, emergency...

Men show poor dress sense on drunken night out

Two men have spent time in a cell in just their underwear, after being arrested during the early hours of last Friday morning after...

Man stabbed at shopping centre

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed in Penrith yesterday. About 5.15pm on Sunday, emergency services were called to a shopping centre on Jane...