West Footscray milk bar arrest

Investigators from the Altona North Embona Armed Robbery Taskforce have arrested a 37-year-old man this evening, Victoria Police say.

The West Footscray man was arrested at his home about 6pm.

His arrested follows an armed robbery at a Palmerston Street milk bar on 24 January.

The man has been charged with armed robbery, possessing a drug of dependence and handling stolen goods.

He has been remanded to appear at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court on 10 February.

One offender remains outstanding and the investigation continues.

Anyone with any information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

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