Morwell/Moe men charged with ball bearing gun attacks

Latrobe Valley Crime Investigation Unit detectives have arrested two men and a teenager in relation to a series of incidents in the Latrobe Valley. The men were arrested after a long investigation into several incidents where ball bearings and marbles were allegedly fired at victims, shops, houses, as well as a series of road-side fires.…

Two Gippsland earthquakes in 24 hours

An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.4 was recorded this morning at around 10.30am between Rosedale and Sale. The tremor was reportedly felt to residents as far away as Traralgon. This follows another recorded earthquake from last night near Korumburra. An earthquake with a magnitude of 2.7 was recorded just north of Korumburra, at around…

Building fire in Morwell

Emergency services were called to a building fire in Hoyle Street at around 4.30am this morning. Love Pizza Pasta restaurant was in flames through the roof, along with the adjoining buildings, as around a dozen fire vehicles battled the blaze. Services are still in attendance but the blaze is since under control. Police are currently…

4 Gippsland men arrested for hunting

Police have arrested four Gippsland men following an operation conducted in bushland near Orbost. One man, a 35-year-old from Maffra is expected to be charged on summons with firearm offences and possessing a hound in a national park. Three other men, a 35-year-old from Heyfield, a 34-year-old from Stratford and a 27-year-old Maffra man are…