South Perth

Son saves father's life in vicious dog attack

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Liam Ducey A Como man who had his hand ripped apart by a Staffordshire bull terrier two weeks ago believes his son saved his life by flagging down passing motorists on Manning Road.

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Police probe sixth suspicious death

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West Australian detectives are investigating their sixth suspicious death in as many days.

Sixth suspicious death in six days

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Corey Stephenson A man is due to be flown to Perth under police guard as officers continue their investigation into the death of a woman in Narrogin, 190 kilometres south-east of Perth.

Hot air surprise for Ladies' Day

Jenna Clarke A Defence Force hot air balloon made an unexpected landing in South Perth this morning.

Body parts in dumped bag: Strabach murder trial

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Anne-Louise Brown Body parts, bloodied scissors and a knife were found in a bag dumped by a woman who stabbed her elderly victim more than 200 times in his Perth home.

Killer faked 'loud sex' to cover up sound of slaying

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Anne-Louise Brown While slaying an elderly man, Valentina Strabach faked “loud sex” to cover up the noise. Ms Strabach, a chronic paranoid schizophrenic, is standing trial in the Supreme Court of Western Australia for...

'Insane' French woman not guilty of elderly man's murder

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Anne-Louise Brown Last week, Ms Strabach stood trial in the Supreme Court of Western Australia for the murder of Murray Quartermaine in his South Perth home last January.

$80 million for Aubin Grove station

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Lara Hyams An ambitious plan by the state government will see $80 million spent on a train station and accompanying 2000-bay car park at Aubin Grove in an attempt to ease pressure on the already-packed...

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Mercanti's partner 'doomed to years of abuse'

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Rania Spooner The estranged partner of Coffin Cheater turned Finks motorcycle club member Troy Mercanti has alleged more than a decade of psychological and physical abuse at his hands.

Mercanti stays behind bars as 'best protection' for partner

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Aja Styles Senior Finks motorcycle gang member Troy Mercanti has been refused bail over charges that he repeatedly beat his partner in front of their two children and humiliated her by making her stand naked on...

Red Bull plane crashes into river

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Staff reporters Red Bull Air Race pilot Adilson Kindlemann has been rushed to hospital after crashing his plane into the Swan River.

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