Pair arrested over armed robbery

May 3, 2024 6:48 am in by
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Two teenagers have been robbed at knifepoint in Hoppers Crossing.

Police have been told the girls were approached by three people at Pacific Werribee just before 9.30pm Thursday.

It is understood one of the offenders was armed with a knife, when the trio demanded the victims’ property before taking off.

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A 17-year-old girl and a 16-year-old girl were arrested a short time later on Heaths Road.

Police say they are still trying to find a male understood to also be involved in the robbery.

Anyone with information, dash cam or CCTV footage are being urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.