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WOMAN FOUND UNCONSCIOUS ON CENTRAL COAST ROAD

Witnesses are being sought after a woman was found unconscious and seriously injured on the Central Coast. The woman, aged 54, was found at the intersection of Fairview and Copnor Avenues in The Entrance shortly after 2pm yesterday. She was taken to Wyong Hospital with head injuries, but the woman remains unconscious. It’s believed she may have been walking around the car park of a bottle shop with a small dog just before she was found unconscious, and at the time she was wearing pyjama pants with ‘Batman’ on them and ugg boots. Police say she may have been living out of her car, a silver Saab, that was parked in the car park of the bottle shop. Detectives also believe a customer of the bottle shop may have witnessed what happened, and possibly even have video footage.

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SUBMACHINE GUN SEIZED ON THE CENTRAL COAST

A submachine gun has been seized after police stopped a car on the Central Coast. Police stopped a Holden Commodore on Oakland Avenue in The Entrance, about 7.40pm last night. A search of the vehicle allegedly uncovered a bag containing an MP40 submachine gun with a missing barrel, a firearm magazine and 60 rounds of various ammunition Police say the gun is in working order. A 40-year-old man who was a passenger in the car was arrested and charged with possessing a prohibited firearm and possessing ammunition without a permit. He will appear at Wyong Local Court today.

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SWIMMERS PRAISED FOR CPR

Police have praised the quick-thinking swimmers who pulled an elderly man from the ocean baths at The Entrance. The 83-year-old was spotted face down in the water around 3PM yesterday. Several people dragged the man out and begun CPR, but sadly, he died at the scene. “I applaud those strangers, I applaud the lifeguard who instantly acted but unfortunately the gentleman could not be revived.” (Audio in parts)

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KNIFE-WIELDING MAN ASSAULTS TWO MEN ON THE CENTRAL COAST

A man is accused of assaulting two men with a knife on the Central Coast yesterday. Shortly after midnight, two men went to a friend’s home at The Entrance, when they were approached by a male armed with a knife. Police allege he then assaulted the pair. The injured men, aged 27 and 29, ran to The Entrance Police Station to report the incident, and seek medical treatment. At around 3:30pm yesterday, police arrested a 32-year-old man at his home in relation to the incident. He was later charged with wounding a person with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

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