Tuesday, 28 April 2015

Destroy the Joint is counting dead women - Part Five


Destroy The Joint

Since 1 January 2015 thirty-three women have died in violent incidents. That equates to two women killed each week so far this year.

Destroy The Joint keeps a register of these deaths here.


This is the latest death.

NSW Police media release 26 April 2015:

Man charged following alleged domestic-violence related murder - Brewarrina

Sunday, 26 April 2015 01:19:56 PM

A man has been charged with murder following an alleged domestic violence incident in Brewarrina yesterday afternoon.
About 5.45pm (Saturday 25 April 2015), police from Darling River Local Area Command were called to a Byron Street home where they found a woman suffering serious injuries.
Additional emergency services were called to assist but the woman, aged 18, died at the scene.
A crime scene was established and investigated by specialist forensic officers
A 22-year-old man was arrested at the scene and taken to Brewarrina Police Station where he was charged with murder and three outstanding warrants.
He was refused bail and is due to appear at Bourke Local Court tomorrow (Monday 27 April 2015).
Police from Darling River Local Area Command, with the assistance of neighbouring commands have established Strike Force Goninan to investigate the matter.
Initial investigations suggest the incident was domestic violence related.
                                         

2 comments:

Ursula Tunks said...

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-04-28/sydney-woman-fighting-for-life-after-alleged-domestic-violence/6426354

Ursula Tunks said...

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-04-29/quakers-hill-woman-dies-after-alleged-domestic-violence-attack/6429554