Police car.
Photo: Alistair Brightman / Fraser Coast Chronicle
Police car. Photo: Alistair Brightman / Fraser Coast Chronicle Alistair Brightman

Man, 90, assaulted and robbed at his home

A 90-YEAR-OLD man has been violently assaulted and robbed at his own home by a person wearing a mask.

The man was taken to Bundaberg Hospital where he remains in a serious but stable condition.

Police say the assault happened yesterday about 7.30pm at a Childers home by a person wearing a mask.

Investigations are continuing and police are appealing for anyone who has further information or relevant dash cam or CCTV vision to phone police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.



Stories bringing the mills to life

premium_icon Stories bringing the mills to life

Researcher exploring city's rich history in historic wool industry

New spin on English too cool for school

premium_icon New spin on English too cool for school

DJ PLAYLISTS and Facebook posts are just two of the new “texts”.

Nazis forced Premier’s grandmother to parade naked

premium_icon Nazis forced Premier’s grandmother to parade naked

Palaszczuk’s gran narrowly avoided becoming a Nazi sex slave

Local Partners