Perth, T.A.D. 5/21/2038 – The reign of terror continues in Perth, Australia, as the elusive murderer dubbed the “Walking Shadow,” responsible for the brutal murders of homeless individuals, remains at large. Despite the city’s best efforts, the most recent victim was Jack Turnaby, the man who had previously shared his chilling account of shadowy figures with our Future News reporter, Lila Donovan. In light of these continuing threats, the FN team following this story has increased security measures to protect our staff.
In a determined fight against the killer, the city and its citizens have developed a comprehensive approach to safeguard Perth’s homeless community. Leading the initiative is the newly-formed Perth Homeless Vigilance Committee (PHVC), a coalition of local organizations and concerned residents.
The PHVC spokesperson, Candice Gulwali, expressed her determination in combatting the serial killer: “The time has come to band together and ensure the safety of our most vulnerable citizens. We’re working on multiple fronts, from deploying volunteer patrols to increasing access to secure shelters.”
“No one deserves to live in fear like this.”
Volunteer patrols, coordinated by PHVC, actively provide security and support to Perth’s homeless population. The patrols assist individuals in finding safe places to sleep and distribute emergency phone numbers to report suspicious activity.
“What’s happening in our city is truly horrifying,” said patrol volunteer Philip Clarke. “No one deserves to live in fear like this. We’re doing everything we can to help protect those who have already lost so much.”
Jack’s body was found near the corner of Murray Street and Pier Street in Perth’s Central Business District. Detective Inspector Aaron Davies, who leads the task force investigating the murders, expressed his condolences to Jack’s family and those who knew him.
“This latest death is a tragic reminder of the dangers the homeless population faces,” said Detective Inspector Davies. “Unhoused people suffer so many indignities as it is. Now we have scum preying on them directly. We are working tirelessly to bring this killer to justice and ensure the safety of Perth’s homeless community.”
While the authorities and citizens of Perth stand united in fighting the Walking Shadow, the mystery surrounding the murders lingers, casting an eerie shadow over the city.
Reporting for Future News, this is Lila Donovan in Perth, hoping for an end to this tragic chapter in our city’s history.