Media release

COVID-19 – Charges – Checkpoint breach and pursuit


Northern Territory Police have charged a man in relation to breaching biosecurity checkpoints in Darwin and Katherine yesterday.

Detectives from the Katherine Criminal Investigations Branch have charged the 46-year-old man with:

  • Contravention of an Emergency Declaration
  • Driving a vehicle n a dangerous manner – pursuit
  • Resist police

He was remanded to appear in Katherine Local Court on 8 November 2021.

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