Teenager accused of plotting mass killing was arrested in Adelaide CBD

An Adelaide teenager accused of plotting a mass killing was allegedly caught near Rundle Mall armed with weapons including a Molotov cocktail. Key points: The 17-year-old allegedly had the components and fuel to make a Molotov cocktail He also allegedly kept numerous notebooks containing drafts of his plan to kill as many people as possible … Read more

Teenager accused of terror intent poses serious community risk, court told

A specialist squad established to protect South Australia against large-scale terrorist attacks is analyzing a youth after he allegedly left home with a Molotov cocktail saying he “was going to kill so many people he would be on the news”. Key points: The 17-year-old allegedly had the components and fuel to make a Molotov cocktail … Read more

Counter-terrorism police arrest Adelaide teenager accused of ‘intent to kill or cause harm’

Counter-terrorism police in South Australia have arrested and charged a teenage boy from Adelaide’s north-eastern suburbs. SA Police said the boy from Felixstow had been charged with possessing an item with “intent to kill or cause harm”. Few details about the arrest have been released, but police said the boy was refused bail and appeared … Read more

Police identify body from Bunbartha Christmas Eve car fire as Wangaratta teenager

Police have identified the body of a man found inside a burning vehicle in northern Victoria on Christmas Eve as a 19-year-old from Wangaratta. Key points: Emergency services were called to a car fire in Bunbartha on Christmas Eve The body of a young man from Wangaratta was found inside Police are appealing for information … Read more

Man accused of murdering fellow patient in Canberra Hospital’s Adult Mental Health Unit facing more charges for resisting police

A teenager charged over the murder of a man at the Canberra Hospital last month has also been charged with resisting police’s attempts to collect forensic material from his hands. Aleu Mapiou, 18, is accused of killing Dusko Culibrk, 38, during what the police described as “an altercation” in the hospital’s Adult Mental Health Unit. … Read more

Body of Balranald teenager Nungarra Kelly found in floodwaters after five-day search

The body of a teenager missing in floodwaters in south-west New South Wales has been found. Name and image used with the permission of the family Mutti Mutti man Nungarra Kelly, 19, had been missing since Saturday, when he was swept away in floodwaters from the banks of the Murrumbidgee River at Balranald. Police and … Read more

Teenager missing in floodwaters at Balranald in NSW’s south-west

Police have resumed a search for a teenager believed to be missing in floodwaters in the south-west of NSW this morning. The search began on Saturday after a passer-by saw the 19-year-old man in the flooded Murrumbidgee River at Balranald and raised the alarm. The Murrumbidgee River at Balranald is in major flood and expected … Read more

Aaron Carter dies at 34, authorities investigating cause | Nightline – ABC News

Aaron Carter dies at 34, authorities investigating cause | NightlineABC News Aaron Carter death investigation: Air canisters, medications reportedly found in homeYahoo Entertainment Aaron Carter’s Friend Reflects on His Lonely Last Days (Exclusive)Entertainment Tonight Mystery house sitter refused to allow couple with defibrillator into Aaron Carter’s homeDaily Mail Melanie Martin Says She’s Staying “Strong” For … Read more

Coronial inquest hears 16yo Bradley Hope’s chroming-related death was ‘preventable’

Tears have flowed in the Byron Bay Courthouse as a grieving mother told a coronial inquest her son’s chroming-related death was a “preventable tragedy”. Key points: Bradley Hope, 16, died after inhaling aerosol deodorant in late 2019 His mother lobbied for an inquest to highlight the issue and prevent more deaths Volatile Substance Misuse has … Read more

Coronial inquest begins into ‘chroming’ death of 16yo Bradley Hope

An inquest into the death of a Tweed Heads teenager who died after deliberately inhaling an aerosol deodorant has heard there have been a dozen similar deaths in Australia since 2009. Key points: Bradley Hope died after engaging in chroming or volatile substance misuse (VSM) An inquest into his death has heard the practice is … Read more