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Councillor involved in stalking matter

By Caitlin Bewley (1st Yr Swinburne Uni) No love was close in the Bacchus Marsh court as a Moorabool councillor sought an intervention order against a...

Search warrant finds pistol and ammunition

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) A failed attempt to get rid of an illegal item saw a man face charges before Magistrate Gregory Robinson...
Joshua Fuller

WANTED – warrant issued

By Jessica Howard A 19-year-old who spent time in a Youth Justice Centre earlier this year has failed to appear in court. Joshua Fuller was summoned to...

Search for driver travelling wrong direction on freeway

Police are searching for the driver of a four-wheel drive that caused a serious crash after it drove into oncoming traffic at Pentland Hills...

Jailed for violent assaults

By Meg Kennedy A young man will spend up to two-years in jail after the court heard three accounts of violence, including assaulting an off-duty...

Desperate and drug driven

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) Drug driven theft charges saw a young Bacchus Marsh man appear before Magistrate Gregory Robinson in the Bacchus Marsh...

8-years jail for drunk driver

By Jessica Howard The Kuranjang man who was three times (0.20 per cent) over the legal alcohol limit (0.05 per cent) when his car spun...

Jail for repeat offender

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) “It was a mistake”, were the final words the Bacchus Marsh Magistrate’s court heard from a man before being...

Incorrect teaching of road-rules

By Caitlin Bewley (2nd Yr Swinburne Uni) A man’s confusion of road rules saw him appear in the Bacchus Marsh Magistrate’s court on Friday 5 July...
Daniel Duhovic will plead guilty to one charge of murder and one charge recklessly cause injury, after fatally shooting Bacchus Marsh man Paul Hogan on Tuesday 24 May 2016 outside his home in Labilliere Street, as he sat in his white van

(Update) GUILTY – Man pleads guilty to ‘Murder in Marsh’

By Jessica Howard (at the Melbourne Magistrates Court) (updated Monday 26 June 4:15pm) Friends and colleagues of Yu Tong “Tracy” Lo say she was never in...