A 24-year-old Griffith man will face ACT Magistrates Court this morning (Friday, September 6) after being arrested in relation to an alleged robbery Wednesday morning.
About 1.30am the victim was assaulted at Stuart Flats, Griffith. A number of items were stolen, including the keys to the victim’s vehicle. The man suffered head injuries, and was transported to Calvary Hospital for treatment.
The following night, the victim’s vehicle was stolen from his home residence.
About 5pm yesterday afternoon, police located the stolen vehicle at Stuart Flats. Police conducted a search of a nearby residence, after which the man was arrested and transported to the ACT Watch House.
Police will oppose bail.