Arrest – Aggravated burglary – Alice Springs

Northern Territory Police have arrested four male youths in relation to an aggravated burglary at a residence in Alice Springs on Saturday.

Around 9pm, the Joint Emergency Services Communication Centre (JESCC) received a report that a group of youths were allegedly attempting to unlawfully enter a residence on Willshire Street.

Police responded and apprehended four male offenders that had subsequently gained access to the property by breaking a window.

Three youths aged 13, 14, and 16 years-old will be dealt with under the provisions of the Youth Justice Act (2005).

The 15-year-old youth was arrested and has been charged with Aggravated burglary and Damage to Property.

Northern Territory Police continue to urge anyone who witnesses crime or anti-social behaviour to make contact on 131 444 or Triple Zero (000) in an emergency.

Anonymous tips can also be made through Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or via https://crimestoppersnt.com.au/.

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