Man arrested in relation to Ararat armed robberies
Armed Crime Squad detectives have arrested and charged a 31-year-old man following two armed robberies at the same licensed premises in Ararat over the past month.
A Melton West man was charged with two counts of armed robbery.
It’s alleged the incidents occurred at a High Street business in the early hours of 21 October and most recently on 18 November.
He was remanded in custody to appear at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today, November 20.
A 33-year-old woman was also charged with possessing a drug of dependence and was bailed to appear at Sunshine Magistrates’ Court on 26 March 2019.