Police arrest two men and seize gun from inside vehicle near Queen Victoria Market
Police seized a gun after stealing from a vehicle near Melbourne’s Queen Victoria Market and arresting two men.
Officers stopped the Holden Astra on Franklin Street on Thursday at around 1:45 p.m. and arrested two men, while non-uniform detectives searched the vehicle.
They stripped the car of its contents and found a gun in the market parking lot in North Melbourne.
The police also lifted the hood of the car and looked at the engine inside.
There were approximately six uniformed officers and two detectives at the scene.
Victoria Police have confirmed the incident and said a 34-year-old man from Melton South and a 21-year-old man from Robinvale have been arrested.
They assist investigators in their investigations.