Police have arrested a 38-year-old Werribee man following a series of incidents and attempted carjacking in Christmas Hills and Yarra Glen earlier this morning.
UPDATE 5.30 pm FRIDAY, 22 AUGUST: Police continue an investigation into a body that was found in a burnt out vehicle in Murrindindi on Tuesday afternoon. No further details have been released.
Police have safely detonated a bomb located at a Eucalyptus Rd, Eltham home. There is no threat to public safety and police continue to search the property.
A persistent Black Saturday survivor, Don Brown has launched a Victorian Legislative Council e-petition for tabling in Parliament regarding bushfire compensation.
UPDATED: The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has admitted in a letter that faulty natural gas heaters caused the death of a public housing tenant last year.