Patrick Cronin: the seventh Australian social violence related death in 2016


We are deeply saddened to confirm the death of 19 year old Victorian Patrick Cronin, document.write(" who sustained critical head injuries following his attempt to intervene in a brawl at The Windy Mile pub in Diamond Creek this weekend.

What should have been a celebration of Patrick's sporting achievements has prematurely ended his life.

Patrick is the seventh person to be killed in a social violence incident in 2016 and the eighth since December 2015.

Read our full statement here: Patrick Cronin Apr 18 2016.