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Arrest made in Death in Braddon case.

johnboy 8 August 2011 56

A 17-year-old Canberra youth will face the ACT Childrens Court today (Monday, August 8. ) charged with the murder and aggravated robbery of a 27-year-old man in Braddon on Thursday (August 4).

The young man, from Canberra’s north, was taken into custody late on Saturday night (August 6) after ACT Policing had negotiated his surrender.

Police had executed a search warrant on a Turner residence during the early hours of Saturday morning. During this lengthy search, evidence was located which will form part of the brief of evidence.

A machete and a baseball bat were located which police will allege were the weapons used in the attack.

Police are still searching for a second person in relation to the murder.

Any members of the public who have not yet spoken to police and who may be able to provide information which could assist the investigation are urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers website on www.act.crimestoppers.com.au. Information can be provided anonymously.

[Courtesy ACT Policing]


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Tooks Tooks 9:18 am 18 Mar 12

turntabletreachery said :

as a braddon boy hope they kill that muther f*##r like he did someone cause if u come back round braddon in the future ur a dead c### anyway :} bboyz for life keep rubbish like those c#### out of our braddon and ur ice u homos

You may be an idiot, but I applaud you for not going around killing random people.

TheDancingDjinn TheDancingDjinn 9:42 pm 17 Mar 12

turntabletreachery said :

as a braddon boy hope they kill that muther f*##r like he did someone cause if u come back round braddon in the future ur a dead c### anyway :} bboyz for life keep rubbish like those c#### out of our braddon and ur ice u homos

Nawww the kiddies are sending in artwork – can we put it on the fridge JB???

HenryBG HenryBG 8:27 pm 17 Mar 12

BerraBoy68 said :

turntabletreachery said :

as a braddon boy hope they kill that muther f*7er like he did someone cause if u come back round braddon in the future ur a dead c### anyway :} bboyz for life keep rubbish like those c#### out of our braddon and ur ice u homos

I am seriously unsure whether to just laugh at this or run to the shops for a bag of popcorn! Where to start with this?!

If this is a serious post by turntabletreachery,what’s the betting he/she has a ‘2612’ tattoo?

I’ve been wondering what’s been going on with this one – I’m hoping the hate crime aspect of this one is actually exposed and discussed rather than being swept under the carpet. The boy’s parent’s attitudes to, and comments about, a certain broad ethnic group could do with an airing, especially as they belong to a notorious (alhtough dwindled) local sub-community.

BerraBoy68 BerraBoy68 3:05 pm 17 Mar 12

turntabletreachery said :

as a braddon boy hope they kill that muther f*7er like he did someone cause if u come back round braddon in the future ur a dead c### anyway :} bboyz for life keep rubbish like those c#### out of our braddon and ur ice u homos

I am seriously unsure whether to just laugh at this or run to the shops for a bag of popcorn! Where to start with this?!

If this is a serious post by turntabletreachery,what’s the betting he/she has a ‘2612’ tattoo?

turntabletreachery turntabletreachery 12:44 pm 17 Mar 12

as a braddon boy hope they kill that muther f*##r like he did someone cause if u come back round braddon in the future ur a dead c### anyway :} bboyz for life keep rubbish like those c#### out of our braddon and ur ice u homos

Ian Ian 10:42 pm 08 Aug 11

How long until one of the accused thug’s relatives or friends is on here to tell us youse don’t know him hes a great bloke blah blah blah

breda breda 10:30 pm 08 Aug 11

15. He has a promising future as a footballer.

16. He’s rooly, rooly sorry. Can he go home now?

Spideydog Spideydog 10:03 pm 08 Aug 11

Becw said :

Liang was an amazing person. He was a friendly, happy young man and meant a lot to many people. He would never have tried to hurt anyone or start any trouble. I dont understand how someone can take someone elses life. It makes me so angry that someone has taken his life. He will be missed by many. Rest In Peace Liang Zhao

It seems that you knew him. I am very sorry for your and his family/friends loss, of this young man especially over such senseless, mindless violence. I sincerely hope that justice is done and bring a small amount of closure for his family and friends. From what I hear in the media, the public helped greatly in progressing the investigation and commendation for that is well deserved.

chilli chilli 9:55 pm 08 Aug 11

Ian said :

I bet the alleged thug will be out of prison long before he reaches the age at which his victim died.

I don’t think it is right that juveniles charged with serious crimes be dealt with by the childrens’ court and their identity protected. Its reasonable in my opinion to give children the benefit of the doubt for one or two petty crimes, but once they commit serious or repeated offences, I don’t believe their youth deserves any special treatment in the justice system. If they commit big boy crimes they deserve big boy punishment.

SO agree!

Becw Becw 9:40 pm 08 Aug 11

Liang was an amazing person. He was a friendly, happy young man and meant a lot to many people. He would never have tried to hurt anyone or start any trouble. I dont understand how someone can take someone elses life. It makes me so angry that someone has taken his life. He will be missed by many. Rest In Peace Liang Zhao

Ian Ian 7:27 pm 08 Aug 11

15. He’s mentally retarded (difficult to dispute seeing brainiac took his murder weapons home with him).

Darkfalz Darkfalz 4:32 pm 08 Aug 11

The Frots said :

Great work by the ACT Police – early arrest and weapons found.

Now for the Judiciary………………………..and what are the odds of one of these, or all of them, coming up?

1. He was a great bloke
2. He was drunk and didn’t know what he was doing
3. He doesn’t drink………ever.
4. He has never, ever taken drugs
5. He was molested as child
6. He was a good catholic boy just out taking the dogma for a walk when this happened.
7. He was molested as a teen
8. He had that knife, gun, as he found them and was taking them down to hand them in
9. He was molested as an adult
10. Okay, so he took a joint once…………..but he didn’t inhale.
11. Hmmm…….okay, so he molests adults and teens…………..but only once
12. Okay, so there was this other time……………………..maybe more often than that then…..
13. He’s a great bloke though

14. “He’s got his whole life ahead of him” (to commit more violent crimes)

gospeedygo gospeedygo 2:57 pm 08 Aug 11

Ben_Dover said :

troll-sniffer said :

Yeah you’re right, it does sound a bit harsh, especially if he claims of hurt feelings.

If he can aso claim mental health problems, and that daddy didn’t hug him enough, he’ll be given a bag of lollies and sent home.

Bastard! I have to pay for [i]my[/i] bags of snakes.

Postalgeek Postalgeek 2:49 pm 08 Aug 11

I suppose we should be somewhat thankful for murderers who take their murder weapons home with them.

johnboy johnboy 2:33 pm 08 Aug 11

My money is on out in five years.

Ben_Dover Ben_Dover 2:31 pm 08 Aug 11

troll-sniffer said :

Yeah you’re right, it does sound a bit harsh, especially if he claims of hurt feelings.

If he can aso claim mental health problems, and that daddy didn’t hug him enough, he’ll be given a bag of lollies and sent home.

KB1971 KB1971 2:30 pm 08 Aug 11

6 months weekend detention for taking someone’s life? Are you serious??

Oh Gawd………….

*slaps his had to forehead & shakes head*

troll-sniffer troll-sniffer 1:58 pm 08 Aug 11

Mr Gillespie said :

Ben_Dover said :

I bet he’ll get a severe spell of weekend detention at the very least! Six months or more I think.

6 months weekend detention for taking someone’s life? Are you serious??

Yeah you’re right, it does sound a bit harsh, especially if he claims of hurt feelings.

Gungahlin Al Gungahlin Al 1:53 pm 08 Aug 11

Second arrest made now. 20yo male. Well done coppers.
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2011-08-08/second-braddon-murder-arrest/2829388

Mr Gillespie Mr Gillespie 1:48 pm 08 Aug 11

Ben_Dover said :

I bet he’ll get a severe spell of weekend detention at the very least! Six months or more I think.

6 months weekend detention for taking someone’s life? Are you serious??

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