Woman’s body found near river

Police are investigating the circumstances around the suspicious death of a 20-year-old woman in Katherine.

The woman's body was found on Sunday at 3.15pm near the Katherine River.

Cops have set up a crime scene and detectives from the Northern Investigations Section are investigating.

Police are appealing for any witnesses who may have observed any person near the old railway bridge between 11pm on Friday, November 29, and 3am Saturday, November 30, to contact police.

Anyone with information can phone police on 131444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.


Car ‘would have slid’ if woman stopped for yellow light

Premium Content Car ‘would have slid’ if woman stopped for yellow light

A Gatton woman argued her car would have “swerved” if she had hit the brakes at a...

TMR, council play hot potato over school zone speed issue

Premium Content TMR, council play hot potato over school zone speed issue

A speed sign in the middle of a new school zone has left Lockyer motorist confused...

St Mary’s Laidley prep students eager for class photos

Premium Content St Mary’s Laidley prep students eager for class photos

When I grow up, I want to be ... St Mary’s Primary School Laidley students answer...