Media release

Call for witnesses – Stolen vehicle – Greater Darwin

Police

Northern Territory police are calling for witnesses in relation to a stolen vehicle that was allegedly used in attempted unlawful entries in Winnellie, Rosebery, Wishart, Parap and Humpty Doo last night.

At around midnight, police commenced a pursuit of a stolen Holden Commodore along Kirkland Drive. A tyre deflation device was deployed near the intersection of Kirkland Drive and Wishart Road.

The stolen vehicle continued onto Tiger Brennan Drive before coming to a stop on Tivendale Road.

Police arrested a 20 year-old male at the scene, where he was conveyed to Royal Darwin Hospital with minor injuries.

Investigations into these incidents are ongoing.

Detective Senior Sergeant Mark Bland said, “Three unknown persons were seen fleeing the vehicle after it came to a stop on Tivendale Road.

“Police are requesting anyone with information in relation to the stolen Holden Commodore, the three unknown persons, or any unlawful entries in Winnellie, Rosebery, Wishart, Parap and Humpty Doo last night, to make contact on 131 444.  You can make an anonymous report through Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or www.crimestoppersnt.com.au. Please quote reference 9841648.”

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