Tag: died

Child penguin identified washed up in Perth ‘likely died of starvation’

Posted December 06, 2015 13:13:46 A juvenile penguin identified dead in Perth’s Cockburn Sound almost certainly died from starvation, according to the WA Division of Parks and Wildlife. A member of the public discovered the dead penguin at Naval Base’s Challenger Beach on Friday and reported it to authorities. Thousands of dead fish have washed…


Toddler who died with antidepressants in blood had further injuries

Posted December 02, 2015 20:14:51 Photo: Jordan Thompson died with antidepressants in his blood when he was 21-months-old. (ABC News) A toddler who died soon after ingesting a strong antidepressant also had injuries that had been not typical for a young child, a coronial inquest has heard. Jordan Thompson was 21-months-old when he died in…