Fire crews responded to a unit fire on Blair St Bondi at around 8.00am this morning. Numerous triple zero calls were received by residents and neighbours after smoke was coming from a bottom floor unit.
Police closed Anzac Parade near Moverly Rd in Maroubra this morning (16th January) after a suspicious device was reported outside a home on Anzac Parade. The Bomb Squad supported by special operations paramedics assessed the device and discovered two disused smoke alarms in Rubbish.
At around 3.45am fire crews across the Eastern Suburbs responded to a house fire on Bondi Rd, Bondi Junction. Fire fighters from Woollahra were first to arrive and called for additional assistance.
At around 4.00am police and paramedics responded to a male in a critical condition with a suspected gunshot wound. It's understood a man in his thirties was found unconscious in a car with severe bleeding in Pemberton St Botany. Police were first on scene and commenced resuscitation.
Police are appealing for public assistance after an officer was injured in a fail to stop motor vehicle incident in Sydney’s eastern suburbs overnight. About 9.45pm yesterday (Saturday 2 January 2021), plain clothes police attached to Eastern Suburbs Police Area Command were conducting proactive patrols in the Bondi Junction area targeting drug related crime.
Waverley Council and Woollahra Council have put in fencing to prevent those wishing to watch the fireworks this New Years Eve across the eastern suburbs vantage points. The NSW Government message is clear. Stay home and watch the fireworks on Television.
Power has been cut to a number of homes after a large tree came crashing down on Edgecliff Rd in Woollahra this evening. The incident happened at around 10.00pm with residents reporting a power arc outside their home.