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On This Day – October 20, 1923

Mr. T. R. V. Berriman, who was shot and robbed at Glenferrie on October 8, died in a private hospital on October 20.

After consulting with the chief commissioner of police (Mr. Nicholson) the Chief Secretary (Dr. Argyle) announced that the Ministry had decided to offer a reward of £500 for information which would lead to the arrest and conviction of Richard Buckley, for whom the police are searching in connection with the Glenferrie robbery. The police arc confident that they will soon make an arrest.

Angus Murray, aged 42 years, a clerk, who, had been in custody on a charge of robbery has been charged with the murder, of Berriman.

Leslie Taylor has been charged with having harboured and maintained Angus Murray and Richard Buckley, knowing that they were concerned with the shooting of T. R. V. Berriman, and also with having been, both before and after, an accessory to the felony committed at Glenferrie 011 October 8. An application for bail was refused by the bench.

On This Day – September 27, 1925

Today, Leslie Evans. aged 24 years, as tevedore, was remanded at the City Court today until October 9 on a charge of having murdered Bennedetto Gracios, an Indian bedroom steward on the Mooltan. who was assaulted and robbed on September 27 and died. yesterday as a result of injuries received. Bail was refused.

On This Day – April 18, 1913

In the Criminal Court today, Frank Claffey was charged with the manslaughter of Henry McNamara. McNamara was assaulted and robbed on April 18 at Fitzroy, on a vacant piece of land known as the Swamp. Dr. Mollison said that death was due to acute peritonitis, and that the rupture of the bowels was consistent with a kick. The further hearing of the case was adjourned until tomorrow.

On This Day – October 20, 1923

Mr. T. R. V. Berriman, who was shot and robbed at Glenferrie on October 8, died in a private hospital on October 20.

After consulting with the chief commissioner of police (Mr. Nicholson) the Chief Secretary (Dr. Argyle) announced that the Ministry had decided to offer a reward of £500 for information which would lead to the arrest and conviction of Richard Buckley, for whom the police are searching in connection with the Glenferrie robbery. The police arc confident that they will soon make an arrest.

Angus Murray, aged 42 years, a clerk, who, had been in custody on a charge of robbery has been charged with the murder, of Berriman.

Leslie Taylor has been charged with having harboured and maintained Angus Murray and Richard Buckley, knowing that they were concerned with the shooting of T. R. V. Berriman, and also with having been, both before and after, an accessory to the felony committed at Glenferrie 011 October 8. An application for bail was refused by the bench.

On This Day – September 27, 1925

Today, Leslie Evans. aged 24 years, as tevedore, was remanded at the City Court today until October 9 on a charge of having murdered Bennedetto Gracios, an Indian bedroom steward on the Mooltan. who was assaulted and robbed on September 27 and died. yesterday as a result of injuries received. Bail was refused.

On This Day – April 18, 1913

In the Criminal Court today, Frank Claffey was charged with the manslaughter of Henry McNamara. McNamara was assaulted and robbed on April 18 at Fitzroy, on a vacant piece of land known as the Swamp. Dr. Mollison said that death was due to acute peritonitis, and that the rupture of the bowels was consistent with a kick. The further hearing of the case was adjourned until tomorrow.