What's On In The South Burnett Today?

‘Perverse’ View Of Law
Lands Man In Trouble

‘Perverse’ View Of Law<br> Lands Man In Trouble

A 30-year-old Kingaroy man who told police Queensland law didn’t apply to him has been sentenced to six months probation after pleading guilty to a number of charges in Kingaroy Magistrates Court today.

Coin Toss Smashes Pub Window

Coin Toss Smashes Pub Window

A man who threw a handful of coins at a hotel window – which to everyone’s surprise smashed the pane – was fined $300 when he appeared in Kingaroy Magistrates Court today.

‘Atrocious’ History Sends Man To Jail

‘Atrocious’ History Sends Man To Jail

A man with six previous breaches of domestic violence orders was sentenced to 12 months’ jail when he appeared by videolink in Kingaroy Magistrates Court yesterday.

Man Challenges Pushbike Charge

Man Challenges Pushbike Charge

A Kingaroy man currently in custody at the Brisbane Correctional Centre on an unrelated matter today successfully applied to the Kingaroy Magistrates Court to re-open proceedings … for failing to wear a helmet while riding a pushbike.

Youth Jailed Again … This Time
For Spitting On A Police Officer

Youth Jailed Again … This Time<br> For Spitting On A Police Officer

A 17-year-old youth who was sentenced to jail in Murgon Court on Wednesday, was back in Kingaroy Court today after he spat on a police officer on his way back to the cells.

Court Refuses Bail

Court Refuses Bail

A man charged with common assault and unlicensed driving was refused bail when he appeared in Kingaroy Magistrates Court this afternoon.

‘Cowardly’ Assault On Woman At Pub

‘Cowardly’ Assault On Woman At Pub

A man convicted of a “cowardly” assault on a woman at a Goomeri hotel on April 1 was sentenced to three months’ jail when he appeared in Murgon Magistrates Court today.

Juvenile History Catches
Up With Rock Thrower

Juvenile History Catches<br> Up With Rock Thrower

An extensive juvenile criminal history caught up with a 17-year-old Murgon man when he appeared in Murgon Magistrates Court today.

$600 Fine For Mobile Phone Crash

$600 Fine For Mobile Phone Crash

A woman whose car ran off the road at Memerambi on March 1 was fined $600 in Kingaroy Magistrates Court this morning after she pleaded guilty to driving without due care and attention.

Church Graffiti Vandal Urged
To Find Better Ways To Protest

Church Graffiti Vandal Urged<br>To Find Better Ways To Protest

A man who wrote graffiti on the door of the Catholic Church in Kingaroy has been told by Magistrate Mark Bucknall there are other ways to vent his anger over child sexual abuse.

Charges Adjourned

Charges Adjourned

A manslaughter charge laid following the death of Kingaroy resident Shaun Miles in May last year was mentioned briefly again yesterday in Brisbane Magistrates Court.

Maccas Charge Adjourned

A 27-year-old Kingaroy man appeared by videolink in Kingaroy Magistrates Court today charged with attempted armed robbery following an incident at the McDonald’s Family Restaurant in Kingaroy on December 9 last year.

Thieves Target The Peanut Van

Thieves Target The Peanut Van

Nothing was stolen but a few hundred dollars worth of stock had to be dumped after a break-in at The Peanut Van in Kingaroy in the early hours of this morning.

Fraud Charge Adjourned

Fraud Charge Adjourned

A fraud charge laid after a police investigation at Wondai Kindergarten was adjourned again today at Murgon Magistrates Court.

Man Bashed Wife And
Threatened Her With Taser

Man Bashed Wife And<br> Threatened Her With Taser

A 21-year-old man was today sentenced to jail after pleading guilty in Kingaroy Magistrates Court to assaulting his wife and injuring his two-year-old daughter.

Truckie Sent Hundreds Of Texts

Truckie Sent Hundreds Of Texts

A 41-year-old interstate truck driver who became obsessed with a woman who did not want to have a long-term relationship with him sent her more than 500 text messages, Kingaroy Magistrates Court was told today.

Man Jailed For Breaching Order

Man Jailed For Breaching Order

A 35-year-old Wondai man ran out of chances when he pleaded guilty in Kingaroy Magistrates Court today to a string of charges.

Man Threatened To Burn
Down Ex-Partner’s House

Man Threatened To Burn<br> Down Ex-Partner’s House

A man who threatened to burn down a house with his estranged partner and her 10-year-old daughter inside was sentenced to six months jail today in Kingaroy Magistrates Court.

Murder Charge Adjourned

A man charged with murder following the death of 26-year-old Renee Todd in Kingaroy last April appeared briefly in Kingaroy Magistrates Court today by videolink from Maryborough Correctional Centre.

Youth Put On Probation
After Break And Enter

Youth Put On Probation<br> After Break And Enter

A 17-year-old Nanango man charged over a break-and-enter at the Timbertown Art & Craft Cafe in Yarraman in October has been placed on six months probation.