Update – Escapees – Darwin

Northern Territory Police have arrested a man who escaped from the Darwin Correctional Centre on Friday night or Saturday morning.

Clinton Price was located in Palmerston just after midnight this morning by an off duty police officer who reported a suspicious male in Woodroffe, Northern Territory Police say.

A Strike Force Trident officer attended and apprehended the man after a brief foot chase.

The second man who escaped the facility, Ronald Kelly, remains outstanding.

Ronald Kelly is described as being 26-years-old, of Aboriginal appearance, 170 centimetres tall with a medium build.

Eric Ebatarintja who absconded from the facility on Thursday night is also yet to be located after he removed his electronic monitoring device and breached a supervision order by leaving the facility.

Eric Ebatarintja is described as being 39-years-old, of Aboriginal appearance, 160 centimetres tall with a slim build and scars on his face, shoulders and chest.

Members of the public should not approach Kelly or Ebatarintja. Anyone who has any information in relation to their whereabouts is asked to contact police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers.

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