Latest News

Tas trio face court for attempted murder

Three people have faced a Launceston court after a brutal assault that left a Tasmanian man in intensive care and needing facial reconstructive surgery.

A 48-year-old Prospect man remains in a serious condition at Launceston General Hospital after he was found with serious head injuries in Launceston in the early hours of Wednesday.

A 23-year-old man, an 18-year-old man and a 17-year-old girl have been charged with aggravated robbery and attempted murder.

The trio appeared at the Launceston Court of Petty Sessions on Saturday.

They were remanded in custody to appear at the Launceston Magistrates Court on Monday.

The man, who is due to undergo surgery on Sunday, is currently sedated.

© AAP 2018

You may also like...

Cranberries singer's death not suspicious

Cranberries singer's death not suspicious

The death in London of Cranberries lead singer Dolores O'Riordan is not being treated as suspicious, police say, as tributes flow for one of...

Youths charged over coastal crime spree

Youths charged over coastal crime spree

A number of juveniles have been charged for a series of offences allegedly committed on the Sunshine Coast during the last week. The six juveniles...

Fatal crash accused to front court

Fatal crash accused to front court

  The man accused of a double fatal at Manly West on Christmas Day will front court this morning.   Mark Veneris, 46, of Capalaba, is...

Six rescued from yacht off north Tasmania

Six rescued from yacht off north Tasmania

Six people have been rescued from a yacht that was taking on water while returning from the Sydney to Hobart race. Marine Rescue Eden received...