Police charge man over Macedon carjacking

Macedon Crime Investigation Unit detectives have charged a man in relation to an alleged carjacking in Macedon on 22 January.

Emergency services were called to Black Forest Drive after a man was located by passers-by with injuries about 5.30pm on Sunday, 22 January.

The victim was hospitalised with serious injuries, after the alleged assault and theft of his car.

A 38-year-old Kangaroo Flats man has been charged with theft of a motor car, possess prescription drugs and commit an indictable offence whilst on bail.

He has been bailed to appear at Kyneton Magistrates’ Court on 11 April.

Detectives are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident, has dashcam footage or information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.auExternal Link.

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