Northern Territory Police have arrested and charged a man in relation to a number of offences, including domestic violence and robbery.
Police attempted a traffic apprehension on Bombax Street on Sunday, however, the 32-year-old alleged offender drove off.
The man abandoned his vehicle and a short foot pursuit ensued before he was arrested and later charged by Detectives from the Domestic and Family Violence Section with:
2 x Drive a motor vehicle while unlicensed
1 x Drive without due care
1 x Drive without proper control of vehicle
1 x Not stop after crash
1 x Fail to report a crash (accident)
1 x Driving vehicle dangerous manner pursuit
1 x Driver with prohibited drug in body
2 x Aggravated assault
1 x Robbery - aggravated
6 x Engage in conduct that contravenes DVO
1 x Use carriage service - threat to kill
The man was remanded in custody to face court on 5 May 2021.
Detective Acting Senior Sergeant Warren Scott said, “Everyone has the right to feel safe in our community. Police will continue to target repeat and high-risk offenders as a priority and bring them before the courts.”
If you or someone you know is a victim of domestic and family violence, call 131 444 for police assistance or 000 in an emergency.