Woman left with swollen eye socket after violent attack at a northern suburbs corner store

November 27, 2023 7:08 am in by

NT Police have arrested four people after allegedly assaulting a corner store employee on the weekend.

The female offenders – a 32 and 15 year-old, along with two 12-year-old – are accused of punching, kicking, and throwing milk crates at a Wulagi Supermarket employee who was on her lunch break at around 3:20pm Sunday.

One of the offenders is further accused of standing over the employee, holding a milk crate and threatening her to stay still, while the other three offenders went into the shop and smashed glass cabinets, before stealing a quantity of alcohol and cigarettes.

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Police attended the shop and reviewed CCTV footage, arresting the group shortly after.

The group are expected to be charged this morning, with police refusing their bail.