Police make arrest – Aggravated assault in Katherine 19 June

Northern Territory Police have arrested a 17-year-old male in relation to an alleged aggravated assault.

At about 8:30am on Thursday 18 June 2020, a 31-year-old woman was assaulted while walking on Kurrajong Court.

Police obtained CCTV footage which identified the offender at the time of the assault, resulting in the arrest of the 17-year-old male.

He has been charged with aggravated assault and due to appear in Katherine Local Court today.

Detective Senior Sergeant David Hamlyn said “I’m pleased with the efforts by local police with identifying the offender and making a quick arrest”.

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