Police search for 29-year-old man following escape from custody

May 8, 2024 8:37 am in by

One man remains on the run after three men escaped from a Darwin Police Station.

Police say the men aged 18, 23 and 29 escaped from NT Correctional Custody at the Darwin Police Station on Knuckey Street early yesterday afternoon (May 7).

Two of the men have been apprehended by police and placed back into custody.

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A 29-year-old remains on the run, believed to have fled the city.

Search efforts are underway to locate the man, last seen in Parap wearing a green prison outfit with dark shorts.

Territory Duty Superintendent Troy Stephens says, “If members of the public sight the man , or know of his whereabouts, do not approach him, please call Police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.”