Crime Stoppers

Youth Charged – Alice Springs

Friday 05-May-2017 10:34

Northern Territory Police have charged a 15-year-old male who absconded from a youth diversion facility in Alice Springs.

Senior Constable David Young said that the youth absconded with three others on 24 April, 2017.

“Police allege that the offenders stole a Toyota Landcruiser and drove to Alice Springs,” he said.

“The vehicle was recovered a short time later.

“The offender was located in Hart Range yesterday.

“Another youth was arrested on 26 April, two offenders remain outstanding.”

He was arrested by members from Strike Force Winx and charged with:

  • Breach of bail
  • Aggravated unlawful use of a motor vehicle
  • Unlawful entry – building
  • Damage to property

He was remanded in custody to appear in the Alice Springs Local Court today.