Gold Coast crime news: Police search for missing Tara Docherty from Coomera

Do you recognize this woman? Police are seeking the public’s help in finding a 36-year-old man reported missing in Coomera. DETAILS

Police are seeking the public’s help in finding a 36-year-old woman reported missing from Coomera.

Tara Docherty was last seen at an Upper Coomera supermarket, located within a shopping complex on Kristins Lane, at 6:45 a.m. on Wednesday, April 20.

He is believed to be traveling in a yellow 2019 MG3 hatchback (similar to the one pictured) with Queensland registration 027 ZOC.

The police have concerns for his welfare as he has a medical condition.

She is described as Caucasian and blonde.

Police urge anyone with information on Tara’s whereabouts to come forward immediately.

Call Policelink on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Man Suffers Multiple Fractures After Naked Assault at Party – April 3

DETECTIVES are hunting two partygoers for a violent assault outside a Gold Coast nightclub that left a man with multiple facial fractures.

Police say the victim and two men were involved in an “altercation” inside Arcade Nightclub, Surfers Paradise, when it spilled outside just before 3 a.m.

The victim was beaten in the melee and hit his head. The suspects fled before police responded and remain at large.

Police say the man suffered a fracture to his eye socket, cheekbone and jaw, but was taken to hospital in stable condition. Detectives are investigating and will review the security cameras of the secure night compound.

Officials said it was a busy weekend at the party compound.

Student accused of exhaustion, speeding

April 3

A LEARNER driver accused of performing a burnout in Ipswich was allegedly seen driving at speeds of approximately 180 km/h while driving back to the Glitter Strip.

The 18-year-old has since had his car impounded after authorities followed him back to the Gold Coast. Polair traced the vehicle from Ipswich, where the burn took place, to Ormeau, police say.

Police say he was traveling at a speed of 180 km/h on the Logan Expressway.

When police caught up with the teen, they charged him with multiple traffic violations, including failure to display L plates, and police towed the vehicle.

Thieves Steal Car, Return It to Same Parking Lot Hours Later – March 29

A Surfers Paradise woman was left stunned after discovering her car was stolen by thieves, then returned to the same parking spot just hours later.

Police said a man and woman entered an unlocked 2007 Toyota Camry into the underground parking lot of the Equinox Sun Resort in Surfers Paradise around 11:30 p.m. Sunday.

The car belonged to a 42-year-old female resident.

The couple then used their car keys and a garage doorbell that had been left inside to start the car and drive out of the parking lot.

Police said the couple returned the vehicle at 3 a.m. on March 28, parking it in the same lot.

A black 2021 Dragon X1 electric scooter was stolen from the trunk.

The car’s owner, who asked not to be identified, told the Bulletin she initially had no idea the car had been stolen and returned.

He only realized that was the case after he noticed the scooter missing and security footage was reviewed.

“It’s devastating, that’s the next level,” the resident said.

“I just don’t know how people can do that and take other people’s stuff.”

The police continue to investigate.

Anyone with information is asked to call Policelink on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

High-level booze driver struck by parked cars: Police – March 28

A Gold Coast woman is set to appear in court next month on charges of driving under the influence after she was allegedly caught behind the wheel while exceeding the legal limit seven times.

It was around 7 p.m. on March 23 when police went to a Hope Island shopping center where the 36-year-old woman was found inside a parked Nissan X-trail.

Police allege the Coomera woman previously struck two parked vehicles while operating the vehicle, according to witness reports.

He underwent an official on-scene breath test that returned a reading of 0.379 percent of the blood-alcohol limit.

An immediate license suspension was issued.

The woman was charged with driving under the influence and is due to appear in Southport Magistrates Court on April 4.

Knife-wielding teens on CCTV in brazen break-in: Police

23 of March: Police charged five teenagers after bladed weapons were allegedly used during a raid on a quiet Mudgeeraba cul-de-sac.

Security camera footage posted on Facebook appears to show two youths armed with blades entering a home on Swagman Ct around 3am on March 16.

Queensland Police stated that a white Mercedes CLA45 AMG was stolen from the address while residents were sleeping.

After tracking the car, police allegedly found it hours later in an underground parking lot at a Benowa shopping mall.

Police said the criminals were seen fleeing the vehicle: two women arrested inside the car, two male criminals arrested shortly after fleeing the vehicle, and another located later.

Police charged a 14-year-old girl, a 19-year-old woman, two 14-year-old boys and a 16-year-old boy with various crimes, including theft, illegal use of a motor vehicle and entering the premises with intent. .

Minors will be treated under the Juvenile Justice Act.

The 19-year-old woman was due to appear in Southport Magistrates Court on March 29 in relation to the unlawful use of a motor vehicle charge.

E-scooter rider violently attacks a woman

March 22: Police are looking for a man who assaulted a Gold Coast woman while trying to rob her on his electric scooter.

The 39-year-old woman was walking down Helensvale’s Town Center Drive when she was attacked by a man riding a gray scooter at 7:20 a.m. Tuesday morning.

The women tried to hold on to her bag as the man dragged her to the ground and “repeatedly kicked and stomped on her head.”

The driver of a passing car intervened and startled the man.

He fled the scene on his e-scooter.

Police released shocking footage of the attack on Tuesday afternoon.

The woman was taken to Gold Coast University Hospital with cuts, bruises and swelling to her head, face and arms.

Investigations were ongoing.

Man accused of crashing into parked cars with alcohol, flight zone

March, 15th: A Burleigh Heads man has been charged after he allegedly crashed a van into parked cars while behind the wheel with more than three times the legal alcohol limit.

Police have been investigating a second car accident.

Gold Coast police were called to SeaWorld Dr in Main Beach after the Holden Crewman ute crashed into two parked cars around 9:15 p.m. Tuesday, a spokeswoman said.

The man allegedly “fled the vehicle” on The Spit, but the Queensland Police Dog Squad tracked the driver to a bus stop outside a nearby hotel.

He took a roadside breath test and returned a blood-alcohol reading of 0.175, according to police.

The man has been charged with one count of UIL driving, driving without due care and attention, possession of a dangerous drug and failing to perform the duties of a driver involved in an accident.

He was expected to face Southport Magistrates Court on March 29.

Meanwhile, police have been investigating the second crash, which occurred on Marine Quays Boulevard on Hope Island around 5 a.m. Wednesday.

A female driver and female passenger, of undisclosed age, were treated by paramedics from the Queensland Ambulance Service, but refused to be taken to hospital.

The remains of the accident were removed from the road around 6 a.m.

Know more? Policelink telephone at 131 444.

Man removed GPS tracker before botched carjacking: Police

March, 15th: Gold Coast Police have charged a Brisbane man after he allegedly removed a GPS tracking device and attempted to steal a woman’s car at knifepoint.

The man deliberately removed the device in Milton and fled south to the coast around 3 p.m. Monday, according to a police statement.

“Around 6:45 p.m., a woman was sitting in her car in a parking lot on Marine Parade in Southport. The man got into the passenger seat and allegedly threatened her with a knife and demanded the car,” she said.

“The woman has shouted to get the attention of passers-by and the man fled the scene on foot.”

Police said the 67-year-old woman, whom the man does not know, suffered minor injuries.

The 35-year-old Wacol man was later arrested by police on Cypress Ave in Surfers Paradise shortly after midnight.

The man has been charged with one count of trespassing, attempted armed robbery, aggravated assault on a person over the age of 60, and two counts of violating the relevant order (curfew and removing GPS device).

He was expected to face Southport Magistrates Court on Tuesday.

luke.mortimer1@news.com.au

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