Man charged with murder after police find a body in a Moil pool

November 6, 2023 9:09 am in by

A man has been accused of murdering his father after an alleged domestic violence incident on the weekend.

Police responded to reports of a 71-year-old man unresponsive in a swimming pool at a home on McMillans Road Moil on Saturday afternoon.

The man was declared dead at the scene, but the exact cause of death was unknown at the time of police and emergency services arriving.

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A crime scene was declared, with investigations deeming the death as suspicious.

The mans son, a 29-year-old, was arrested at the home and a has been charged with one count of murder last night.

He is due to front Darwin Local Court today.