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Call For Witnesses To Alice Springs Hit & Run


Northern Territory Police are calling for two people who were in the area prior to a woman’s death in Alice Springs last week, to come forward.

Detectives from the Alice Springs Criminal Investigation Branch have released images from CCTV in which a man and a woman can be seen in the area out the front of the Alice Springs Hospital Emergency entrance on Thursday January 7 around 9:23pm.

Detective Sergeant Glenn Bolger said police were calling for public assistance to identify the two people, as it is believed they have information which would assist with investigations.

“As part of our investigation it is integral for us to speak with anyone who witnessed the interactions between the victim and the offender.

“CCTV footage shows these people were in the area and possibly heard and saw the interactions between the man and woman, prior to the woman’s death.”

“We must stress, these people are not considered suspects in any way. We would greatly appreciate their cooperation and urge them to contact police at the Alice Springs Police Station in regards to this case.”

Anyone with information which may assist police in this investigation can call police on 131 444 or report it anonymously via Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.