Crime Stoppers

Death – Katherine

Sunday 14-May-2017 16:37

Major Crime Detectives are investigating the suspicious death of a 42-year-old man in Katherine in the early hours of this morning.

Detective Senior Sergeant Lee Morgan said the man suffered stab wounds to his chest in what is believed to have been a domestic-related disturbance.

“Detectives have recovered a knife they believe may have been used in the incident,” he said.

A 39-year-old woman is in custody.

Police were called shortly before 4am.

“The incident occurred on the Victoria Highway in Katherine South, anyone who may have information to offer is urged to contact police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000."