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Stories about "Murwillumbah crime":

Man caught masturbating on Murwillumbah wharf

Police allegedly spotted the 31-year-old Murwillumbah man on a wharf on Tumbulgum Road, lying down with his pants around his ankles masturbating.

Man threatens to kill police in motel standoff

Police resorted to capsicum spray to subdue a man who allegedly threatened to kill them at at Murwillumbah motel on Saturday night. They resorted to it a second time the same evening after attending a road rage incident in Kingscliff.

Charity house deliberately set alight: police

Police are seeking help from the public after they established that a Murwillumbah house owned by a church charity was deliberately set alight on Monday.

Police seek men who disappeared during pursuit

Police are seeking two men who disappeared from a car during a police pursuit through northern NSW which crossed the border into Queensland on Friday (April 6).

Man hides stolen supermarket shopping down pants

A man who stowed a few last-minute Christmas goodies down the front of his pants and left a supermarket without paying for them will face court after being spotted in the act.

Son accused of murdering dad lied on life insurance policy

A Murwillumbah man accused of murdering his father with a samurai sword in 2014 has admitted to a jury he lied when taking out $2.5 million in life insurance policies in the months preceding his grisly death.

Murwillumbah woman charged over alleged business fraud

A woman has been charged following investigations into the alleged fraud of a business in Murwillumbah.

Murwillumbah supermarket robbed by knife-wielding man

Police are investigating the armed robbery of a Murwillumbah supermarket yesterday afternoon in which a female staff member was threatened with knives.

Spitting man arrested for assaulting police in Murwillumbah

Police have arrested a 22-year-old man they said swore, lunged and wrestled with officers in a Murwillumbah park, and then repeatedly spat at them, in the police car and the police station.

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