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Inner Western Courier Thursday Not Used Anymore : July 30 2008
8 INNER-WEST WEEKLY, Thursday, July 31, 2008 NEWS Woman stabbed with spear gun CRIME STOPPERS 1800 333 000 on the beat 1 2 3 4 5 6 1 A WOMAN was stabbed in the chest with a fisherman's spear gun at Auburn last Thursday. About 4.30pm, a 32-year-old man allegedly retrieved the spear gun from a room in his unit and struck the 43-year-old woman in the upper chest. The woman fled the premises and con- tacted police. The woman was taken to Westmead Hospital in a stable condition. A man was arrested at the scene and taken to Auburn Police Station where he was charged with causing wounding to person with intent to murder. He was refused bail was due to appear in Burwood Court on Tuesday. 2 POLICE charged a man after he was caught allegedly speeding at twice the designated limit in Homebush last Wednesday night. About 11.20pm, police from the Flemington Highway Patrol were conduct- ing a routine patrol of Parramatta Rd at Homebush, when they observed a Ford XR6 sedan travelling westbound at high speed. It's alleged the vehicle was travelling at 120km/h in a designated 60km/h zone. The male driver, a 21-year-old Indian national, was spoken to by police and issued with a court attendance notice for driving at a dangerous speed and exceed speed limit over 45km/h. The man will appear at Burwood Local Court on August 12. 3 A SECURITY guard responsible for takings for two DFO Homebush stores was robbed about 12.41pm on July 21. As he left DFO with a bagged sum of cash he was approached by two men wearing balaklavas. They snatched the bag and escaped in a stolen silver Subaru station wagon with number plates NXP67N, which was being driven by a third male offender. No one was injured. Anyone with infor- mation is urged to contact Flemington police on 9646 8699 or Crime Stoppers on 1300 333 000. 4 A 27-YEAR-OLD French national was found dead in his cell at Silverwater Jail. The man was arrested at The Rocks about 2.15pm on July 18 for obscene exposure, assaulting police and resisting arrest. After being refused bail at Parra- matta Court on July 19 and 20 he was taken to Silverwater Jail. On the morning of July 22 he was found dead, police were called and a crime scene established. Police are investigating and will prepare a brief for the coroner. Police don't suspect the man was in Australia in connection with World Youth Day activities. 5 A HOMEBUSH restaurant was robbed on July 26. About 12.05am two men in their early 20s and described as of islander appearance entered the restaurant. One man wore a white hooded jacked, the other a red hooded jacket and each was armed with a short length of steel pipe. After threatening a male restaurant employee they found a bag of the restaurant takings, took it and ran to their getaway car, which was described as a grey Nissan Skyline with registration ATD508. No one was injured. Witnesses are urged to call Flemington police on 9646 8699 or Crime Stoppers on 1300 333 000. 6 A SECOND-HAND appliance store in Parade St, Auburn, was on fire about 10pm on July 28. Police and fire brigade were called and firefighters entered the store. A neighbouring mixed-business which was also damaged in the fire and police established a crime scene. Police are investigating the fire and treating it as suspicious. Lock your doors, police say A HOME unit in Haberfield was broken into last Thursday, about 1pm. A man heard glass smash while walking near a unit block in Hawthorne Pde. He called police after seeing a man crouched behind a veranda wall next to a smashed door. Police were at the scene within minutes and ar- rested a 33-year-old Croydon man. He was charged with malicious damage, breaking and entering with intent, and trespass. He was re- fused bail and ordered to appear in Burwood Court last Tuesday. Police said the incident served as a timely reminder to residents to safeguard their homes. They urged people to report any sus- picious behaviour to local police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. special buys from thursday 31 jul produce prices effective 29/07/08 to 04/08/08 weekly news smarter shopping aldi.com.au OPENING HOURS: See your local store or www.aldi.com.au for details. Prices are correct at time of printing and are subject to change. Produce prices valid from 29/07/08 to 04/08/08. All offers while stocks last. In the event of unexpected high demand, ALDI Stores reserves the right to limit purchases to reasonable retail quantities. 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