He has been denied police bail and remanded in custody.
He has been denied police bail and remanded in custody.

34yo man charged with attempted kidnapping of teen boy

IPSWICH detectives have arrested and charged a man with the alleged attempted kidnapping of a 16-year-old boy at Augustine Heights on November 14.

A 34-year-old Bellbird Park man has been charged with one count each of attempted kidnapping, assault occasioning bodily harm whilst armed and possess a drug utensil.

He has been denied police bail and remanded in custody to appear before the Ipswich Magistrates Court today.


New reforms bring stronger protection for mine workers

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The new regulations will come into effect in less than one month.

Low water levels a safety hazard

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CQ engineer the first woman in Qld to earn explosion skill

premium_icon CQ engineer the first woman in Qld to earn explosion skill

She will perform a critical role in underground mines