Detectives hunt shooter after Landsdale home targeted for second time

WA Police are investigating a second shooting in Landsdale that targeted a home in the suburb. Police said the shooting happened at about 4:30am on Dorneywood Way on Wednesday morning, when the rider of a motorcycle discharged a .22 calibre firearm firing “roughly seven to 13 shots”, hitting the back of a vehicle. The motorcycle…

German shooter who attacked synagogue motivated by far-right views

By Helene Fung Germany’s chief federal prosecutor Peter Frank said that a man suspected of attacking a synagogue in the city of Halle on the Jewish holy day of Yom Kippur on Wednesday was motivated by far-right views, calling the incident “terrorism”. Mr Frank said that shooter, Stephen Balliet, was “a man who was influenced…

Man injured in Beldon home shooting

A man has been injured after shots were fired at a Beldon home early this morning. Just before 8am, police were advised that a man was injured at a home on Lockeville Close. Police found a 50-year-old man on arrival with a wound to his chest that was consistent with being caused by a firearm.…

Geraldton Aboriginal woman dies after being shot by police

An indigenous woman has died after she was shot by police in Geraldton on Tuesday evening. The woman who is a mother was shot after a situation that a witness claimed she lunged at police with a knife. She has since been identified as Joyce Clarke. Officers were called to a property in the Geraldton…

Man charged with murder in Stake Hill shooting

A man has been charged with murder following a shooting death of an elderly man in Stake Hill, in Perth’s south. WA Police Tactical Response Group were called to the property on Stock Road at about 5pm as police locked down a semi-rural property. Homicide Squad detectives began an investigation into the death. A 40-year-old…

Disgruntled US local government employee kills 12 in mass shooting

By Helene Fung A disgruntled employee committed a mass shooting in a government complex near Virginia Beach City Friday afternoon local time. The yet to be named man killed 12 people and injured at least 6 others, then was himself killed at the scene. It is unclear whether the shooter was killed by shots fired…

Man hospitalised after hit by arrow in Lockridge

A man has been injured after being hit by an arrow in Lockridge, forcing a police shutdown of the street. At around 9:40pm on Tuesday, the 31-year-old man was riding on bicycle west along Sturtridge Road in the suburb when he was struck in his right thigh by the arrow. He sought help from a…

Gosnells man charged in home shooting

Police have charged a Gosnells man over shots fired at a home this week. Armadale Police allege that the 36-year-old man visited the home in Rainbow Court at around 9:30pm on Monday and fired numerous shots, causing damage to the front of a house and car parked in the driveway. It will also be alleged…