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Armed robbery in Melbourne's west

Posted by: 3AW News | 19 March, 2012 - 1:19 PM

Police are hunting a gun-wielding bandit who held up the Westside Hotel in Laverton.

Emergency services were called to the pub on Fitzgerald Road just after 11 this morning.

The man, who was armed with a firearm, stole a large amount of cash and two guns from the security guards.

He then forced the two guards to the ground before making his getaway on a motorbike.

Police say no one was injured.

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Blog comments Your Say

  • I bet this is driving the Police mad.It looks like the Gaming venues have became the
    venue of choice for this Person.This seems to have been going on for a little while now.

    Andrew Tuesday 20 March, 2012 - 4:18 PM

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