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Ararat armed robbery

  • Ararat armed robbery

Ararat Police asking for assistance in relation to armed robbery

Police are appealing for the public's assistance as they continue investigations into an armed robbery in Ararat from earlier this month.

In the early hours of Sunday, October 21, a man has entered the Ararat RSL with his face covered, produced a small crowbar and demanded money from staff.

He then exited the back of the building through the carpark with a large sum of cash and it's believed he has used a light coloured 4WD, similar to a Toyota Prado or a Mitsubishi Pajero, to leave the area.

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Authorities believe he could of been travelling on the Western Highway towards Ballarat between 12:40am and 2am.

Investigators are asking members of the public please to check any dash camera footage that they may have around this time period and to contact Crime Stoppers with any information.