Three men have been arrested after allegedly ramming a police van and threatening officers with a machete and baseball bat in Melbourne’s inner south-east.
Three men have been arrested after allegedly ramming a police van and threatening officers with a machete and baseball bat in Melbourne's inner south-east.
Police said they followed a car with false plates into Earl Street East in Windsor just before 12.45pm.https://twitter.com/drmikehunt/status/1243356230300487680
The offenders then allegedly rammed the police van three times after confronting officers with the weapons.
Two men were arrested at the scene following a short struggle where police used capsicum spray.
A third man fled the scene and was arrested a short distance away.
Two officers received minor injuries, but did not require treatment.
The three men are now assisting police with their enquiries.
Source: 9News https://www.9news.com.au/national/men-arrested-after-allegedly-threatening-police-with-machete-and-baseball-bat-melbourne/15935a4a-cf73-4b76-8320-aa767d2f5d55