Criminal damages in Parap and two fatal crashes

Call for Information – Criminal Damage in Parap

Monday 30-May-2016

Northern Territory Police are calling for information following damage to a series of vehicles in Parap early this morning.

Detective Senior Sergeant Mark Bland from Strike Force Trident said Police were alerted just after 4.00am to a total of 58 vehicles parked in an apartment complex on Parap Road. Many of the vehicles had their windows smashed.

Investigations are continuing.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Fatal Crash

Police - NT - (Parap)Darwin
Sunday 29-May-2016

A 29-year-old male has died after falling from his motorcycle in Holtz this afternoon.

Territory Duty Superintendent Brendan Muldoon said Police were alerted to the crash around 3.30pm when the male was taken by friends to the Palmerston Super Clinic.

“Unfortunately the man has died from his injuries.

“Major Crash Detectives are investigating circumstances around the crash on Thorngate Road.

“The dirt bike was removed from the scene soon after the crash and has been seized by Police for forensic examination.

“A file will be prepared for the coroner,” Superintendent Muldoon said.

The 2016 road toll now stands at 17 compared to 15 at the same time last year.

Fatal Crash

Alice Springs
Saturday 28-May-2016

A male and female, both aged 34, have died as a result of a two car crash in Alice Springs yesterday evening.

Acting Commander Bob Rennie said the crash occurred on the corner of Stuart Highway and Ross Highway at 6:45pm

“A Toyota Troopcarrier and a Ford Sedan collided resulting in two occupants of the Ford suffering fatal injuries.

“A third occupant of the Ford and all four occupants of the Toyota were transported to Alice Springs Hospital.

“We understand two of them remain for treatment.”

Major Crash Detectives continue to investigate and anyone who may have witnessed the crash is urged to contact Police on 131 444.

The Stuart Highway and Ross Highway were re-opened to all traffic earlier this morning

The 2016 road toll now stands at 16 compared to 15 at the same time last year.

Why are they called apartments when they are all stuck together?”