Media release

Call for information - Aggravated robbery - Fannie Bay


Northern Territory Police are calling for information in relation to an aggravated robbery that occurred in Fannie Bay last night.

Shortly after 8:00pm, two men arrived in a Black Holden Astra at a service station on Ross Smith Avenue.

The driver entered the store when he was confronted by two unknown men. The group have engaged in an argument before the driver was allegedly threatened with a weapon.

One offender has then approached the passenger in the vehicle before opening the door and allegedly forcefully removing him. Both offenders have then left in the victim’s vehicle.

The vehicle was later located abandoned in Yarrawonga. The Dog Operations Unit was deployed, locating one offender in nearby bushland.

Serious Crime Squad are continuing with enquiries to locate the second offender.

Anyone with information is urged to contact police on 131 444. Please quote reference number 10123472.