Detectives from the Latrobe Crime Investigation Unit Active Crime Task Force have made a number of arrests over the past fortnight resulting in four alleged offenders being charged with numerous burglaries.
Detectives have charged two people with more than 20 counts of theft from
Detectives said the alleged offenders targeted vehicles which had been left unlocked in residential driveways and streets. Police urge community members to lock their vehicles even when parked in the driveway of the home and remove all items from the vehicle when leaving it.
Latrobe Crime Investigation Unit detectives are investigating an armed robbery which occurred at a BP service station in Traralgon at
Detectives have been told an unknown man entered the store allegedly armed with a long arm firearm, climbed onto the counter and threatened staff while demanding cash and cigarettes.
Staff emptied the cash register and handed over three packets of
Police ask anyone with information in relation to the robbery or the identity of the offender to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or via www.crimestoppersvic.com.au
Moe police are investigating an arson incident at Hinkler Street, Moe at 1.40am on Monday.
Police said two witnesses heard two explosions and observed a vehicle alight in the street.
Three CFA units attended and extinguished the fire,
Police ask anyone with information in relation to the incident phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or lodge a confidential report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au