A 45 year old man
has been taken into custody following a shooting spree in Darwin on
The gunman was said
to have fired ten shots into Palms Beach hotel on Darwin’s
Esplanade. One woman was shot through her hotel room door.
Witnesses say the
man was armed with a pump action shotgun.
The suspect fled
into a nearby suburb of Woolner before being apprehended in Stuart
Park at 6:45pm.
The suspect has been
described as being of Caucasian descent, wearing high-vis and driving
a white dual cab ute.