A Coast pensioner has been refused bail after being charged with drug trafficking.
A Coast pensioner has been refused bail after being charged with drug trafficking. Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

Stepdad found not guilty by jury of child abuse allegations

A ROCKHAMPTON man accused of giving his stepdaughter sleeping pills and inappropriately touching her has been found not guilty.

After a three day trial in the Rockhampton District Court, the jury handed down their verdict yesterday afternoon.

The 44-year-old was acquitted of one count of stupefying to commit offence and two counts of indecent treatment of a child under 16.



CQ sports clubs score share in 20,000 piece Comm Games gift

CQ sports clubs score share in 20,000 piece Comm Games gift

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Driver missing from single vehicle roll over scene

Driver missing from single vehicle roll over scene

Single vehicle rollover on Central Queensland road

CQ man wins national motorcycle award

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