Media release

Arrest – Serious harm – The Gardens


Northern Territory Police have arrested a man in relation to a domestic violence related assault over the weekend.

At 8:40pm on Friday 24 November 2023, police received a report that a man was assaulting a female along Gardens Road.

Upon police attendance, the 36-year-old man ran into nearby bushland.

A cordon of the area was put into place, where the man was located and arrested without incident.

The 43-year-old female victim was conveyed to Royal Darwin Hospital with serious injuries.

Detectives are urging anyone who witnessed the assault to make contact on 131 444.

If you or anyone you know is experiencing domestic or family violence, please contact 131 444 or in an emergency call triple zero.