Police arrest two for Glenroy Aggravated Burglary

Moreland Crime Investigation Unit detectives and specialist police units have arrested two men following an aggravated burglary on a house on Augustine Terrace in Glenroy about 4.30am yesterday (1 June).

Investigators have been told three offenders, two of whom were armed, entered the house and stole keys to a BMW before fleeing in the stolen car.

The house occupants, two men and a woman in their 30’s were unharmed.

A 27-year-old Glenroy man was arrested at a service station on Sydney Road, Fawkner about 6.30pm last night.

The stolen BMW was recovered at the service station and a firearm was located inside the car.

A search warrant was executed at an address on Towong Street, Dallas and a 40-year-old Broadmeadows man was arrested without incident.

Both men were charged with home invasion with a firearm, aggravated burglary, theft of motor car and being a prohibited person in possession of a firearm.

They were remanded in custody to appear at the Melbourne Magistrates today.

Investigators are seeking to identify the third male who attended at the Augustine Terrace home.

Anyone with any information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.

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