NT Police have said they caught three teenagers who allegedly unlawfully entered a Wanguri house in the early hours of Saturday morning, with one of the alleged offenders being treated in hospital after being bitten by a police dog.
Police media manager Rob Cross said in a statement that just before 2:30am the house occupant disturbed a number of intruders inside the property.
He said police officers with dogs caught three youths, with a 16 and 17-year-old, later released by police, and expected to be summonsed to court.
A 15-year-old boy was treated at Royal Darwin Hospital, after a dog bit him during the arrest, Mr Cross said.
He said they are still looking for other alleged offenders.
Police want anyone in the area of Margaritis St, Castlereagh Drive .or Hotham Court, with CCTV footage to contact them on 131 444, or report it anonymously to Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or at crimestoppersnt.com.au and reference PROMIS number 9955008.