Man arrested for alleged assault and car theft, Darwin

July 17, 2023 9:43 am in by

A man has been arrested after allegedly assaulting another man and stealing a women’s car, in Darwin.

Police received reports, at around 5.45pm yesterday, of an intoxicated man causing damage to a passing car near the Darwin Bowls Club.

The man driving the vehicle, stopped and the offender allegedly assaulted him.

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Police say a second vehicle stopped at the scene and the driver, a woman fled the scene before the offender stole the vehicle.

Officers conducted patrols, locating the man at around 8.00pm last night.

He was arrested for multiple offences.