Victorian Fires: Arsonist charged

UPDATE 2.39pm: a man accused of setting a fatal fire has been named.

 

At a hearing in the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court this morning, Brendan James Sokaluk, 39, the man accused of starting the recent Churchill-Jeerelang bushfire in Gippsland which resulted in the deaths of at least 11 people, was remanded in custody to appear for a committal mention on May 26.

Mr Sokaluk was in the building during today’s hearing but did not appear in court.

Police Commissioner calls for Calm.  HERE 

shane-quinn-narre-warren-feb-7thby shane quinn – narre warren -7 feb 09

 


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