Two men arrested following Croydon aggravated burglary

Maroondah Crime Investigation Unit detectives have arrested two men following an alleged aggravated burglary at Croydon this morning, Victoria Police say.

It’s alleged a 79-year-old woman was awoken by an intruder in her Bellara Drive home about 6am.

The intruder allegedly demanded the victim’s car keys before stealing her car.

The car was later recovered in Ringwood.

Investigators arrested two men in Ringwood about 8am this morning.

A 32-year-old Ringwood man was released without charge.

A 26-year-old Ringwood man has been remanded to appear at Melbourne Magistrate’s Court tomorrow, charged with aggravated burglary, assault, robbery and theft of motor vehicle.

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