Police investigate Macedon carjacking

Macedon Crime Investigation Unit detectives are investigating an incident in Macedon yesterday, where a man sustained serious injuries.

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.

It is understood the 25-year-old man was travelling from Melbourne’s CBD to Swan Hill, and had parked his car on Willeys Road, near Black Forest Drive when the incident occurred.

Police have been told the man was dragged from his vehicle and assaulted by an unknown man, before he stole his vehicle and fled the scene.

The man was taken to hospital with serious injures where he remains in a stable condition.

Detectives have today arrested a 37-year-old man as part of their investigation.

The Reservoir man is currently assisting police with their enquiries and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, has dashcam footage or information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.auExternal Link.

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