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Businesses And Cars Damaged In Katherine


Between 12.20am and 1.00am this morning, an unknown man has walked along Katherine Terrace and used an unknown implement to smash a number of windows on business premises and parked vehicles. No buildings were entered as a result.

The man is described as of Aboriginal appearance, skinny build and long dark hair. He was last seen wearing black jeans, a multi-coloured (red / green / yellow) singlet with a leaf decal on the front. The man also appeared to have his hair tied in a low bun.

Police in Katherine are currently working with business owners to source further CCTV in an attempt to identify the man.

Superintendent Daniel Shean from Katherine Division said, “This persons’ wanton act of criminal damage will not be tolerated.”

“Upon being identified, police will make every effort to ensure he is dealt with swiftly and brought before the court” he said.

If anyone knows this person, his whereabouts or has information which may lead to identifying the person, please contact police on 131444 or report anonymously through Crime Stoppers on 1800 000 333.

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