Accused murderer Darryl Valroy Young faces court over alleged Bogie shooting

August 8, 2022 11:39 am in by
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Darryl Valroy Young – the man accused of shooting and killing three of his neighbours at a cattle property in Bogie – has appeared in court for the first time.

Mr Young, 59, appeared via video link at Proserpine Magistrates Court, charged with the triple-murder of Mervyn and Maree Schwarz and her son – Graham Tighe.

He is also charged with the attempted murder of Ross Tighe – Graham’s brother and Maree’s son – who was shot in the abdomen and flown to Mackay Hospital.

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Ross remains in hospital, in a stable condition.

Mr Young’s case has been adjourned until November and he has been remanded in custody.


Image: Mervyn and Maree Schwarz  – Facebook