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Third person charged over Perth Zoo baby meerkat theft

Third person charged over Perth Zoo baby meerkat theft

A 31-year-old Beverley woman was charged with unlawful possession of stolen property, with police claiming she was in possession of the missing meerkat.

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Man charged after standoff with TRG in Perth's east
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Man charged after standoff with TRG in Perth's east

Police sealed off parts of Bellevue in Perth's eastern suburbs amid reports a man was seen armed with a gun on Tuesday afternoon.

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Perth cop charged after teen allegedly struck by police car in Thornlie
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Perth cop charged after teen allegedly struck by police car in Thornlie

A WA Police officer at the centre of an internal investigation into an incident in Thornlie has been charged.

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Broome rapist with 'unmet treatment needs' freed after 12 years in jail
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Broome rapist with 'unmet treatment needs' freed after 12 years in jail

A man who bashed and raped two tourists in Broome in separate attacks in 2006 has been freed from jail with several arrest warrants still to his name.

  • by Phil Hickey
WA deli worker slashed by machete in armed robbery

WA deli worker slashed by machete in armed robbery

At around 4pm, police say three men dressed in dark clothing entered the Murdoch Drive Continental Super Deli armed with weapons.

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Freo to South Australia: Bookshop's stolen van found more 2700km away

Freo to South Australia: Bookshop's stolen van found more 2700km away

A van belonging to one of Australia's most well known bookstores was stolen in Fremantle this week and was recovered in South Australia, more 2700km away.

  • by Phil Hickey
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Former AFL star Chris Yarran charged with string of offences after court appearance
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Former AFL star Chris Yarran charged with string of offences after court appearance

Former AFL star Chris Yarran has been granted bail after being charged and arrested in the Perth CBD overnight.

  • by Phil Hickey & Hamish Hastie
Murder charges laid over death of 91-year-old woman
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Murder charges laid over death of 91-year-old woman

Homicide squad detectives have charged a 36-year-old woman over the alleged murder of her 91 year-old grandmother.

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Man charged following Midland samurai sword attack
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Man charged following Midland samurai sword attack

Police have charged a man following a samurai sword attack in Midland on November 3.

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One punch attack victim 'unlikely to survive his injuries'
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One punch attack victim 'unlikely to survive his injuries'

An alleged one punch attack victim is unlikely to survive his injuries, a Perth court heard on Saturday.

  • by Phil Hickey
WA child sex offender again denied freedom 20 years after completing his sentence
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WA child sex offender again denied freedom 20 years after completing his sentence

One of WA’s longest serving child sex offenders will continue to remain behind bars indefinitely despite completing his prison sentence in 2000.

  • by Heather McNeill