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Qld man charged over water meter thefts

A Brisbane man has been charged after he allegedly made around $10,000 by selling the metal scraps from stolen water meters.Twitter (function(d, s, id)

Two Vic men charged with raping girls

Two men have been charged with raping girls in Melbourne's west.Police on Saturday arrested a 21-year-old Noble Park man and charged him with two counts of sexual assault of a child under 16, three counts...

Alleged hair salon killer behind bars

A teenager remains behind bars after he was accused of murdering another young man in a stabbing at a Sydney hair salon.Twitter (function(d, s, id)

Man causes fracas on Gold Coast highway

A police officer is in hospital and several motorists have been injured during a fracas when the senior constable tried to arrest a man on the Gold Coast.Twitter (function(d, s, id)

Teen charged over needles in train seat

A teenager has been charged after a train traveller sat on about 20 needles poking out of a seat on a Melbourne service, with one puncturing his bottom.Twitter (function(d, s, id)

Woman dies in Melbourne hit-and-run crash

A motorcyclist has died after a hit-run collision in Melbourne's southwest.The woman was riding her bike when she was hit by a silver Toyota Hilux that failed to stop on the Princes Highway at Wyndham...

Drugs found after man shot drone: NSW cops

A NSW man accused of shooting down a real estate agent's drone has been refused bail after police searched his property and allegedly found almost 200 cannabis plants.Twitter (function(d, s, id)

Australian teen dies in Austrian avalanche

A Sydney teenager has had his life "tragically cut short" when he was killed in an avalanche while on a skiing holiday with his family in Austria.Twitter (function(d, s, id)