Crime Stoppers

Arrests - Alice Springs

Monday 26-Nov-2018 14:52

Northern Territory Police have arrested three youth in relation to an unlawful entry, stolen motor vehicle and pursuit in Alice Springs at the weekend.

It is alleged just after 7:15pm on Saturday, three girls unlawfully entered an occupied home in Gillen where they located car keys and stole the occupant’s vehicle.

Around 10:30pm members observed the stolen vehicle, which failed to stop for police and a pursuit initiated.

The vehicle eventually stopped at a Larapinta Drive fuel station and the three offenders were arrested by police when fleeing the vehicle.

A 13-year-old girl has been arrested and charged with:

  • Aggravated Unlawful Use of a Motor Vehicle
  • Drive Dangerous during a police pursuit
  • Drive at a speed dangerous
  • Drive unlicensed

Two girls, aged 11 and 10 will be subject to Youth Diversion actions.