Multiple charges – Darwin

Members from the Northern Territory Police Gangs Taskforce have charged a 27-year-old man after he was allegedly found with methamphetamine and a knife.

Police allege that they observed the man speeding and driving erratically on McMillans Road toward Rothdale Road, before abandoning the vehicle and running into a nearby residence in Moil, Northern Territory Police say.

The man was apprehended shortly after outside the residence and was allegedly found to be in possession of 0.1 grams of methamphetamine, a folding tactical knife, digital scales and unused clip seal bags.

He also returned a positive result to a drug analysis test.

The man was later charged with:

  • Exceed speed limit by 15 – 30km/h
  • Drive with prohibited drug in blood
  • Possess Schedule 1 dangerous drug in a public place
  • Possess/use/carry controlled weapon
  • Breach of bail

He was remanded in custody to appear in the Supreme Court on 30 October 2018.

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