Tweets before and after funeral
- Friends, relatives and media streaming into the church now for Charles Williamson’s funeral
- Funeral ends in emotional scenes as flower covered coffin exits the church
Short news briefs
MAN MURDERED AT CHUBBA’S WAKE
A 61-year-old Essendon North man was murdered at a wake held after Charles “Chubba” Williamson’s funeral.
Police are investigating the killing.
THREATS TO KILL AT PRIVATE SCHOOL
Police are investigating cyber bullying and threats to kill at a Melbourne private school.
Three primary school students have been spoken to by police about the alleged offences.
ADOLESCENT PROSTITUTION RING ALLEGED TO HAVE TAKEN PLACE IN BROADMEADOWS
Three women have told police they were forced to participate in a Broadmeadows prostitution gang for 16 years, beginning when they were only adolescents.
Police are investigating a man in relation to these allegations of sexual assault and living off the earnings of prostitution from 1968 to 1984.