Ipswich man Shaune Gibson
Ipswich man Shaune Gibson Unknown

16-year-old charged with murder

A 16-YEAR-old Ipswich girl is among three suspects charged with the alleged murder of Shaune Gibson.

Three people have been charged with murder and a fourth with accessory to murder in relation to the disappearance of a 19-year-old man last month.

The four suspects appeared in Ipswich Magistrate Court this morning and were refused bail.

They will next appear in court on Wednesday.

Ipswich police arrested the suspects last night in relation to the disappearance of Mr Gibson, who was last seen at his sister's Booval home on August 9.

A 45-year-old woman, and a 16-year-old female have been charged with murder, and a 27-year-old man has been charged with one count each of murder and interfering with a corpse.

A 25-year-old man has been charged with being an accessory after the fact to murder.

All three adults are from Eastern Heights.

The 16-year-old Eastern Heights woman will be dealt with under the provisions of the Youth Justice Act.



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