Strike Force Trident Detectives are investigating an alleged aggravated robbery which occurred at approximately 1pm on Tuesday, 28 January 2020 at a service station located in Coconut Grove.
Police allege two male youths, both aged 15, entered the service station and attempted to steal items from within the store. Upon exiting the store the youths were stopped by the shop attendant and as a result the shop attendant was assaulted, sustaining minor injuries.
Both youths rode off on pushbikes and were apprehended a short time later by police. They have been charged with aggravated robbery and will attend Darwin Youth Court at a later date.
NT Police would like to thank members of the public for their cooperation.
Anyone with information in relation to the incident is urged to notify police on 131444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. Please quote reference number 9201089.