Prosecutors confirm charges against Carl Shane Hames after alleged machete attack and robbery in Tamworth

Anna Falkenmire
By Anna Falkenmire
December 1 2021 - 6:00pm
PROGRESS: The prosecution confirmed the charges they will press against the accused in Tamworth Local Court. Photo: File

WHILE A KIDNAP charge has been dropped against a man accused of injuring an elderly man with a machete, a serious armed robbery charge has been levelled against him.


Anna Falkenmire

Anna Falkenmire


Anna Falkenmire is a senior journalist at the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth, reporting mostly on court and crime. Story tips are always welcome at and you can keep up with her stories via @annafalky on Twitter.

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