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Phone calls Kobee Huddy made in the lead-up to his death

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 02 Jun 2023
A coronial inquest played these two phone calls, which were made by young Adelaide man Kobee Huddy to the Mental Health Triage line and triple-0 shortly before the 20-year-old was shot dead by SA Police at Seaton in Adelaide's west in May 2019 ... .

Three arrested for allegedly stealing wooden railway sleepers

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 01 Jun 2023
Two men and a woman were arrested yesterday after officers allegedly caught them in the act stealing railway sleepers north of Adelaide. Police are investigating similar incidents on the same disused railway track ... .

Man made several calls to mental health lines before being shot dead by police

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 31 May 2023
A man who was shot dead by police in Adelaide's west four years ago made several calls to mental health services before his death ... .

Confronting moment knife-wielding man is tasered by cops on a busy street in front of ...

The Daily Mail 30 May 2023
CCTV video shows the man holding a blade in his right hand while marching at two South Australian police officers in King William Street in Adelaide's CBD on Tuesday ... A man allegedly holding a knife was tasered by SA police in downtown Adelaide on Tuesday morning when he refused to drop the weapon, police said.

Father who allegedly fed his partner and their three children a 'cannabis pizza' while they ...

The Daily Mail 28 May 2023
The Adelaide man, who cannot be named for legal reasons, faced Elizabeth Magistrate Court this month ... One of the children allegedly experienced sore and burning eyes and a dry tongue just 20 minutes after eating the pizza, police documents obtained by The Advertiser revealed.

Fourth victim of hostel fire named

Otago Daily Times 25 May 2023
Police have now removed five bodies from the building in Adelaide Rd. Photo. RNZ. Police have released the name of another man who died in a fire at Wellington hostel Loafers Lodge ... .

Another victim of hostel fire named

Otago Daily Times 25 May 2023
Police have now removed five bodies from the building in Adelaide Rd. Photo. RNZ. Police have released the name of another man who died in a fire at Wellington hostel Loafers Lodge ... .

Major Wellington road to fully reopen after Loafers Lodge fire

Stuff 24 May 2023
Both lanes of Adelaide Rd will reopen on Thursday, police say as they continue their scene examination at the Newtown hostel ....

Wellington lawyers mourn 'kind' hostel fire victim

NewstalkZB 24 May 2023
Melvin Joseph Parun, 68, was named by police as one of the five people confirmed dead in the tragic blaze on Adelaide Rd, believed to be caused by arson ... Police and fire investigators on the top level of Loafers Lodge as they search the site of the deadly fire, which police allege was an arson attack.

Horror as boy, 15, is charged after police allegedly find gun and 'hit list' of ...

The Daily Mail 23 May 2023
... threats to kill his classmates in an Adelaide Hills high school ... He was reported to police last Wednesday and faced the Adelaide Youth Court on Thursday, 7News reported.

Wellington hostel fire: Three victims of Loafers Lodge blaze named

RNZ 23 May 2023
Police have released the names of three men who died in the Loafers Lodge fire in Newtown last week ... Between last Thursday and the weekend police removed five bodies from the site but are yet to confirm a final death toll ... The northbound lane of Adelaide Road remained closed so that police could carry out some critical work at the scene.

Family shares eerie text from teen couple before they went missing: ‘He will get hit’

New York Post 22 May 2023
On Monday afternoon, South Australia Police confirmed a missing person report had been filed for Callum Schiller, 14, and his girlfriend Crystal, 14, who was last seen on a bus to the Adelaide Hills suburb of Mount Barker at 10.15 am on Monday.

Loafers Lodge fire: Man rescued from roof describes scramble to safety

NewstalkZB 22 May 2023
Police do not have a confirmed number of dead due to the difficulty in searching through the debris in the charred building on Adelaide Rd ... Loafers Lodge arson accused appears in court, sacks his lawyer during hearing Police expect to recover bodies from Loafers Lodge today Ray Chung.

Hoarders' pile of junk becomes so 'out of control' that cops had to be called ...

The Daily Mail 22 May 2023
A serial hoarder couple's pile of junk that built up for more than a year has become so huge the police had to be called in to help clean it up. Police and Onkaparinga Council officers entered the Huntfield Heights home in Adelaide's south on Monday morning to start removing the rubbish, which had been building up on a nature strip.

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