Arrest warrant issued following alleged Broadwater murder
June 26, 2012
Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man who may be able to assist with their inquiries into an alleged murder on the state’s North Coast last week.
An arrest warrant has today (Tuesday 26 June 2012) been issued for 46-year-old Jonathon Stenberg following the discovery of a man’s body at a residence in River Street, Broadwater, on Thursday 21 June 2012.
Detectives from State Crime Command’s Homicide Squad are investigating the incident under Strike Force Fitzsimon.
They believe Stenberg is in the Northern Territory, and have been working in conjunction with Queensland and Northern Territory Police to locate him.
A vehicle believed to have been driven by Stenberg has been seized by police about 50 kilometres south of Darwin, and a search of the surrounding area is currently under way.
Stenberg is of Caucasian appearance, about 168cm tall, of solid build, and with brown hair and brown eyes.
Anyone who sees Stenberg is urged not to approach him, as he may be armed. Instead, immediately contact Triple Zero (000) or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.