Police make arrest – Assault in Alice Springs 1 July

Northern Territory Police have taken a woman into custody after another woman was found with a head injury in Alice Springs overnight.

Around 2am, a witness alerted police to an injured a woman on the ground near the railway line on Bloomfield Street. Police and St John Ambulance attended and conveyed the woman to Alice Springs Hospital in a serious condition.

Detective Acting Superintendent Michael Schumacher said, “A woman known to the victim was arrested a short time later and is assisting police with enquiries.”

Investigations continue.

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