Megan Levy is a breaking news reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald, after previous stints at The Age in Melbourne and London's The Daily Telegraph. Email or tweet Megan with your news tips.
Megan Levy A woman was sexually assaulted by a drunk, balaclava-clad man as she tried to return to her car in Melbourne's outer east, police say.
Megan Levy A Dutch backpacker was sexually assaulted by a man who claimed the woman was being followed down a St Kilda street and convinced her to get into his car.
Megan Levy A cunning thief disguised himself as a florist before forcing his way into a jewellery store in Melbourne's north and robbing it at gunpoint, police say.
Megan Levy A teenager was sexually assaulted at knifepoint by a balaclava-clad man who pounced on her as she walked home on the Mornington Peninsula, police say.
Megan Levy A 73-year-old man who had a gun pointed at his head during a terrifying home robbery in Melbourne's east told the intruder he was a "weak dog" before running away down the street.
Megan Levy A man who sustained severe burns to his face when two balaclava-clad men ambushed him and doused him with a chemical broke down yesterday as he described the attack.
Megan Levy A man suffered serious burns to his face after being grabbed from behind and doused with a toxic liquid in what police suspect was a premeditated attack in Melbourne's south last week.
Paul Millar and Megan Levy A close friend of a suspected gunman David Rowntree, who escaped a police dragnet in Melbourne yesterday and is still on the run, has urged the 19-year-old hand himself in to police.
Megan Levy and Paul Millar Police have locked down the Melbourne Park sports precinct and are searching for a gunman holed up in the area following a high-speed pursuit in the city’s east this morning.
Megan Levy Cyclists who wear headphones while riding are increasing their risk of being involved in a serious crash, according to a transport safety expert.