Attempted bank robbery at Dandenong
A would-be thief has fled the scene following an attempted bank robbery in Melbourne’s south east.
Police are currently at the Commonwealth Bank branch on McCrae Street at Dandenong.
A man entered the business on Thursday afternoon, approached an employee and handed them a note stating he had a weapon and demanded cash.
The staff activated the bank’s security system and the man fled from the scene.
3AW listener Jamie told Nick McCallum police have saturated the area.
“There’s a lot of people still trying to use the handy bank out the front!”
Investigations are ongoing.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.