NEW VISION: Men flee after their ute becomes stuck on bollard in Collingwood ram-raid
Three men are being hunted by police after a ram-raid on a sports store in Collingwood early this morning.
The trio reversed a white ute into the front door of the Macpac store on Smith Street, near Hotham Street, shortly before 4.30am.
They then smashed into the front of the store, but were stopped by a hero bollard.
New vision has emerged of two men attempting to remove the ute, revving the engine and shoving the car, before giving up and running away.
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The men fled the scene empty-handed.
All three were were perceived to be African in appearance and wearing hi-vis tops.
Click PLAY to hear 3AW Police Reporter Pat Mitchell cross to Ross and John from the hero bollard
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.