Northern Territory Police have arrested one youth in relation to a stealing with violence incident in Fannie Bay early this morning.

Just before 5am, four male youths approached a male outside of a service station along Ross Smith Avenue, demanding keys to the shop.

The youths allegedly assaulted the victim, before gaining entry into the store and fleeing the location with a sum of cash.

General duties attended the scene, quickly establishing a crime scene and obtaining CCTV.

Investigations are continuing to locate the others involved.

A 13-year-old male remains in police custody and is expected to be charged later today.

Northern Territory Police are urging anyone with information on the incident to make contact on 131 444. Please quote reference 24015530.

You can also report anonymously through Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or through

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