Police arrest teens after robberies in west

Police from Taskforce Wayward have arrested three teenagers following a series of alleged incidents in Melbourne’s west.

The three Brookfield youths were arrested on 15 October in relation to robbery, armed robbery and theft of motor vehicle incidents in the Manor Lakes and Melton areas between 30 September and 10 October.

A 14-year-old boy has been charged with robbery, theft of motor vehicle, handle stolen goods and bail offences.

Another 14-year-old boy was charged with robbery, attempted robbery, attempted armed robbery, theft of motor vehicle and bail offences.

A 15-year-old boy was charged with robbery, attempted robbery, attempted armed robbery, theft of motor vehicle and bail offences.

All were remanded to appear at a children’s court at a later date.

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