Update - HMAS Coonawarra incident
1 December 2012
Defence is aware that Northern Territory Police have arrested an individual in relation to the assault and theft at HMAS Coonawarra on Friday morning.
The weapons stolen from the Navy vessel have also been recovered.
Defence continues to assist the Northern Territory Police and the Australian Federal Police with the investigation.
Further enquiries regarding specific aspects of this investigation should be directed to Northern Territory Police.