Tag Archives: Pearce

Traffic slowed for Melrose students

MOTORISTS will need to slow down on the main road outside Melrose High School during a half-hour period every weekday, starting from next Tuesday, March 11. A 60km/h speed limit will apply to a section of Athllon Drive outside Melrose High School each school day between 3.00 and 3.30pm, centred around the intersection with Beasley […]

Pearce supermarket robbed at gunpoint

A MAN allegedly robbed a Pearce supermarket at gunpoint today.  Around 12pm, the man entered the Foodworks Supermarket and threatened a staff member with what is believed to be a firearm. The staff member complied, handing over a sum of cash before the man fled the store. The offender is described as dark skinned, aged mid […]

House damaged in Pearce blaze

A PEARCE home has been damaged by a kitchen fire this morning.  Firefighters say the house was occupied at the time of the blaze but it was a neighbour who heard the smoke alarm, smelt smoke and called Emergency Triple Zero at 11:13am. Two Fire Pumpers, the Hazardous Material Unit and one Command Vehicle worked to […]