Man questioned over armed robbery

By Brendan Rees

Detectives have questioned a Hampton Park man following an alleged armed robbery at Aldi Carrum Downs on Tuesday 15 September.

A Victoria Police spokesman said investigators have been told a man was allegedly armed with a handgun when he held up the supermarket on Frankston-Dandenong Road about 12.35pm.

“No-one was injured during the incident and the investigation is ongoing,” the spokesman said.

“As of Wednesday 16 September, a 30-year-old Hampton Park man is assisting police with their enquiries and has been released pending further enquiries.”

Police are looking for a man who is perceived to be caucasian, in his 20’s and was wearing an orange high-vis top and black face mask.

Frankston Crime Investigation Unit detectives are investigating.

Anyone with information or who witnessed the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a confidential report at