Thursday, February 25, 2021

Crime

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.

Footy club vows to track down vandals

A local community football club says a string of vandalism events are a kick in the guts, given the challenges this year has thrown at them.

Party bus operator fined after trip from Penrith grabs attention of police

A party-bus operator has been fined for allegedly breaching COVID-19 restrictions last night.

Paranoid man assaulted partner and installed tracking devices on her vehicle

A Glenmore Park man who choked his partner until she turned blue and fitted a tracking device to her car so he could monitor her movements has avoided full-time jail.

St Clair man charged with murder over Riverstone stabbing

Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of a man earlier this year have charged a St Clair man over the alleged murder.

REVEALED: Man allegedly involved in stabbing was already on bail

Two promising rugby league players have been charged over a brawl that resulted in the stabbing of three men at North Parramatta last weekend. And...

Man charged over stabbing at footy game

A Kingswood man has been charged over yesterday's horrific stabbing incident at North Parramatta.

Three injured in stabbing at rugby league match involving Penrith Brothers under 20s team

The NSWRL has stood down Wentworthville and Penrith Brothers while police investigations continue.

Teens charged after police track stolen car to St Clair

Police have arrested two wanted 14-year-olds after they were caught driving a stolen car in St Clair.

Shotgun, drugs and pokies found at Cranebrook house

Detectives have charged a Cranebrook man after seizing a shotgun, three poker machines and prohibited drugs following an investigation into the alleged possession of illegal firearms.