Tuesday, October 27, 2020

Crime

Man jailed for stealing items from storage unit

A man who stole $5,000 worth of property from Storage King Penrith has been sentenced to six months behind bars.

Man hospitalised; mystery over injuries

Police are appealing for public assistance after a man was found injured in St Marys this morning.

“You chose to play God”: Husband’s pain as driver behind tragic Orchard Hills crash...

Two women and two unborn twins were killed in the 2018 Orchard Hills tragedy.

Man who went “off the rails” won’t be released from prison until 2022

A Penrith man found with an unathorised pistol while on parole for the same offence will remain behind bars for at least 19 months.

Man charged following Penrith brawl

A man has been charged after a woman sustained a head injury during a brawl in Penrith overnight.

Man involved in standoff spat at officers during arrest, court hears

A wanted Cranebrook man who jumped across rooftops and pelted police with roof tiles during a violent standoff before spitting in an officer’s face has been jailed for 30 months.

Two men charged as stabbing investigations continue

Two men have been charged in connection with the fatal stabbing of a man in Emu Plains earlier this week.

Police believe Emu Plains stabbing was “targeted”

A man has died after a stabbing at a park in Emu Plains this morning.

Man facing charges after attacking ride share driver, temporarily stealing vehicle

A man will front court next month after allegedly attacking his Uber driver whilst intoxicated.

Man caught drink driving for 10th time

A man who racked up his 10th drink driving charge has dodged full-time custody, being confined to home detention instead.

St Marys man was killed by axe, police confirm

34-year-old Naea Moli is facing murder charges after she allegedly bludgeoned her partner of 10 years to death in St Marys on Sunday.

Man killed in domestic incident at St Marys

A woman will face court today charged with murder following an alleged domestic-related incident in St Marys

Victorian man arrested in Penrith after leaving hotel quarantine illegally

Police have charged a man after he allegedly produced false documentation to leave hotel quarantine in Sydney.

Man charged over theft of hand sanitiser, face masks

A Cranebrook man will face court later this month accused of stealing bottles of hand sanitiser and face masks from a factory in Prospect.

Jewellery thief to spend Christmas behind bars

A brazen jewellery thief who stole a pendant worth more than $14,000 from a store inside Westfield Penrith has been jailed for 12 months and ordered to pay compensation.

Man accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting woman facing long list of charges

A man is due to appear in court today charged over the alleged ongoing sexual abuse and kidnapping of a woman after he attempted to evade investigators by hiding in a concealed wall cavity in St Marys.

Teen’s contrition refreshing, but jail time stands

A man will spend the next 18 months behind bars after he pleaded guilty to drug supply.

Man charged over Penrith home invasion

A man will face court today charged over an alleged home invasion at a Penrith home yesterday.

Accused puppy scammer refused bail

The Oxley Park man accused of running a nation-wide online puppy scam was already on bail and prevented from accessing social media and trading websites, Penrith Local Court has heard.

Man arrested over puppy scam

Detectives investigating a scam purporting to be selling puppies through online trading websites have arrested a man at Oxley Park.