FOLLOWING a bed shortage at Alexander Maconochie Centre’s (AMC) women’s facilities earlier this year, the centre will move women detainees from the Cottage and the Management Unit to one of the new accommodation units, which provides […]
A 21-year-old Oxley man faces court tomorrow following a robbery at a Wanniassa bottle shop last night (Saturday, September 23).
At about 6.50pm, a man entered the Cellarbrations Liquor store and attempted to forcibly remove cash and cigarettes. A staff member resisted his attempts and a struggle ensued, before the man fled with cigarettes.
Police were able to identify the alleged offender and at 10.35pm searched a residence in Oxley where a man was arrested and charged with robbery, common assault and obstructing/resisting a territory official.
He will face the ACT Magistrates Court tomorrow where police will oppose bail.