‘Walking skeleton’: Suspended sentence for woman after dog found in ‘horrendous condition’

‘Walking skeleton’: Suspended sentence for woman after dog found in ‘horrendous condition’

Updated May 09, 2018 16:42:08 Photo: This is how Charlie looked when RSPCA officers took him in 2016. (Supplied: RSPCA) A woman has narrowly avoided jail for starving a Staffordshire bull terrier to the point it was just “skin and bone” in one of the worst cases of animal neglect …

‘Fancy footwork’ by grandfather with walking cane helps nab armed suspect

‘Fancy footwork’ by grandfather with walking cane helps nab armed suspect

Posted May 05, 2018 08:35:14 Related Story: Toddler rescued from train tracks by quick-acting student A grandfather has been praised for deftly tripping an armed suspect who was running from the police, allowing officers to make an arrest. The man, identified only as “Bill” by police, had just left a …

Missing man Kyu Lee, search at Dandenong Ranges walking track

Missing man Kyu Lee, search at Dandenong Ranges walking track

MORE than 30 volunteers are combing the bush near the 1000 Steps in Melbourne‚Äôs east looking for an elderly man who went missing while walking his dog. Ferntree Gully man Kyu Lee was last seen leaving his home address just after 1pm with his pet. Police are appealing for public …

Fallen soldier’s father calls for full police investigation of Walking Wounded founder

Fallen soldier’s father calls for full police investigation of Walking Wounded founder

Updated April 12, 2018 17:43:58 Photo: Hugh Poate (right) says Brian Freeman has taken advantage of families of fallen soldiers. (Supplied) Related Story: Police investigating alleged $1.3m fraud at veterans’ charity Walking Wounded Related Story: Walking Wounded founder accused of wasting veterans’ charity money on adventures The father of a …

Veterans’ charity Walking Wounded under investigation over alleged $1.3 million fraud

Veterans’ charity Walking Wounded under investigation over alleged $1.3 million fraud

Updated April 11, 2018 07:23:04 Photo: Army veteran and Walking Wounded founder Brian Freeman at the end of his trek from Far North Queensland to southern Tasmania. (ABC News: Lauren Day) Queensland police are investigating allegations that a charity set up to help Afghanistan war veterans was defrauded of $1.3 …

Veterans’ charity Walking Wounded under investigation over alleged $1.3 million fraud

Veterans’ charity Walking Wounded under investigation over alleged $1.3 million fraud

Posted April 11, 2018 06:10:36 Photo: Army veteran and Walking Wounded founder Brian Freeman at the end of his trek from Far North Queensland to southern Tasmania. (ABC News: Lauren Day) Queensland police are investigating allegations that a charity set up to help Afghanistan war veterans was defrauded of $1.3 …