May 2019

Published a story 24th May 2019 3:14 PM

AFTER two weeks of evidence from more than 40 witnesses, the jury in the Toowoomba Supreme Court trial of Robert Ian Trebeck is about to retire.

Toowoomba murder trial nears its conclusion

AFTER two weeks of evidence from more than 40 witnesses, the jury in the Toowoomba Supreme Court trial of Robert Ian Trebeck is about to retire.

Published a story 24th May 2019 8:24 AM

THE court heard he jumped from the pumping station into the dam water, a jump of about 35m.

Toowoomba cliff jumper cops blast from magistrate

THE court heard he jumped from the pumping station into the dam water, a jump of about 35m.

Published a story 23rd May 2019 3:57 PM

DURING cross examination, Crown prosecutor suggested the accused had lied to police, his fiancee, his brother and others.

Accused killer told a series of lies, court hears

DURING cross examination, Crown prosecutor suggested the accused had lied to police, his fiancee, his brother and others.

Published a story 23rd May 2019 3:31 PM

OF FOR the days of the old Gabba when cricket fans could relax on the grassy hill and watch international cricket at its best.

Return the Gabba to its former glory and we'll return too

OF FOR the days of the old Gabba when cricket fans could relax on the grassy hill and watch international cricket at its best.

Published a story 22nd May 2019 5:15 PM

ACCUSED killer Robert Ian Trebeck has taken the witness stand at his Toowoomba murder trial to tell of his movements the night Alexis Jeffery died.

Murder accused takes witness stand at Toowoomba trial

ACCUSED killer Robert Ian Trebeck has taken the witness stand at his Toowoomba murder trial to tell of his movements the night Alexis Jeffery died.

Published a story 22nd May 2019 2:25 PM

THE man accused of Alexis Jeffery's murder had made what he thought to be an anonymous call to Crime Stoppers accusing his sister and her partner of the crime.

Murder accused made call to Crime Stoppers, court hears

THE man accused of Alexis Jeffery's murder had made what he thought to be an anonymous call to Crime Stoppers accusing his sister and her partner of the crime.

Published a story 22nd May 2019 1:44 PM

HE PLEADED guilty to a total 47 offences and was jailed for four years but will be eligible to apply for release on parole in June next year.

Ice addict who rammed police car jailed for four years

HE PLEADED guilty to a total 47 offences and was jailed for four years but will be eligible to apply for release on parole in June next year.

Published a story 21st May 2019 3:10 PM

MAN told police he had a party at his house and someone else had left behind the bag of marijuana, Toowoomba court hears.

'Not my drugs, it was left behind at my party': Court

MAN told police he had a party at his house and someone else had left behind the bag of marijuana, Toowoomba court hears.

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Peter started in 1976 as apprentice typesetter/comp and has 32 years with The Chronicle in three stints (in between working/holidays in UK/Europe, Brisbane and Melbourne). Entered editorial from comp room in 1996.