May 30 2019

Canberra man accused of grooming young girl

Canberra man accused of grooming young girl

A Canberra man's faced the ACT Supreme Court, accused of grooming an 11 year old girl on Instagram.

The 49 year old began a relationship with the girl's mother, before allegedly beginning to send "weird and awkward" messages to her daughter on Instagram, asking to see her naked body.

The man's denied the accusations, claiming his account must have...

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May 29 2019

Canberra paramedic assaulted

Canberra paramedic assaulted

A Canberra woman has escaped prison time after being found guilty of assaulting a male paramedic.

Emma Briggs lunged at the man in the back of an ambulance after being picked up in Civic last November.

The victim says the 34 year old woman grabbed his crotch and screamed and swore at him.

She's pleaded guilty to two acts of common assault, an act of...

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May 29 2019

Tinder date disaster

Tinder date disaster

A Canberra man's been found guilty of theft after stealing a woman's car and ATM card during a Tinder date.

Vittorio Guida was getting a lift home to Tuggeranong following the date, when he asked the woman to go back inside to check for his wallet, before taking off in her car.

The 39 year old has been fined 350 dollars and been put on 18 month good...

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May 28 2019

Canberra family sues Venezuela

Canberra family sues Venezuela

A Canberra family is suing the Republic of Venezuela for failing to pay rent at its Australian embassy.

The Rosa family claims the South American nation missed more than $50,000 in rent payments for two properties in O'Malley, which had been used as an embassy.

Venezuela is currently facing the worst economic crisis in its history....

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