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Gillen Stealing with Violence - Comfit 1
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Stealing with Violence - Comfit Released - Alice Springs

Wednesday 09-Sep-2015 11:26

Alice Springs Police have released comfit images of two men they would like to speak to in relation to a stealing with violence incident that occurred in Gillen last week.

Detective Senior Sergeant Peter Dash said a 36-year-old man was riding home on his bicycle when he was approached by two unknown men at the intersection of Pedler Avenue and Lewis Street at around 9:00pm.

“Police allege one of the offenders struck the victim to the face and stole his backpack, which contained camera equipment, before both men fled on foot.

“The first offender is described as being of Maori or Pacific Islander appearance, approximately 175cm tall, solid build and short hair. He was wearing a red rugby jumper with short sleeves, shorts and thongs.

“The second offender is described as being 175cm tall, with dark hair, skinny build and was wearing a dark t-shirt and a baseball cap.

“Police urge anyone who may recognise these men or anyone with any further information in relation to this incident to contact Police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.”