Media release

Call for witnesses – Assault on worker – Malak


Northern Territory Police are calling for witnesses to an assault on a worker in Malak earlier this month.

Two boys, aged 10 and 12, were arrested shortly after the incident on 13 June, however Strike Force Trident continue to investigate.

Around 1:20pm on 13 June, two youths attended a service station on Chambers Crescent. A staff member recognised them by sight.

Constable First Class Ben Paterson said, “The youths allegedly assaulted two staff members. They then boarded a bus heading towards Karama, where they were arrested a short time later.

“Witnesses who are yet to be identified were observed in the nearby area on CCTV and may be able to assist with our investigations.”

Police are urging witnesses to the incident to contact Police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.