Crime Stoppers

Call for Witnesses – Stolen Motor Vehicle – Alice Springs

Thursday 03-Jan-2019 09:55

NT Police are calling for witnesses in relation to a stolen motor vehicle incident overnight in Alice Springs.

Acting Superintendent Pauline Vicary from the Alice Springs Division said police responded to reports of a vehicle driving erratically within the inner town limits.

“The vehicle was being driven in a very dangerous manner, almost striking pedestrians and also being driven directly at police members,” Superintendent Vicary said.

“As a result of a coordinated response by police, which included the deployment of tyre deflation devices, the offenders stopped the vehicle on Glass Street, Sadadeen and fled on foot.

“Several police, along with police dog, Loki, attended the area and apprehended three youths. However, another three offenders remain outstanding.

“We urge anyone who witnessed this incident and/or can identify the alleged offenders in the vehicle to please contact us on 131 444, or anonymously via Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.”