Media release

Arrest - Hit and Run - Katherine

Police

Northern Territory Police have arrested two men in relation to a hit and run incident that took place on Tuesday night.

Yesterday, members arrested a 21-year-old man in Katherine, who was identified in the alleged assault of a 39-year-old man.  

A short time later, police located the stolen vehicle in a nearby remote community. A 26-year-old man was arrested for the alleged theft.

The 21-year-old man was charged with:

  • aggravated assault
  • breach of bail

The 26-year-old man was charged with:

  • recklessly endanger life
  • aggravated assault
  • unlawful use of motor vehicle
  • traffic offences

They will both face Katherine Local Court today.

PFES Media