14-39 Aggravated Robbery and Petrol Drive Off – Morphett Vale
Police need help to identify at least three males who robbed another three males at Morphett Vale.
Between 3.40 pm and 3.50 pm on Tuesday, 21st January, 2014, the three male victims were walking north along Wooldridge Street, Morphett Vale, when they were approached by two unknown males. The two males produced large knives and demanded the victims’ mobile phones and a backpack. The victims handed over two mobile phones and a backpack, before the males ran to a parked vehicle, that was parked in Bone Street, Morphett Vale. The driver of the vehicle had remained in the vehicle. The vehicle then sped off in an easterly direction along Bone Street. The vehicle is a dark red coloured sedan, similar in shape to a late 80’s model Mazda 626 or Ford Telstar and was bearing stolen plates. It is believed that there was also another person in the vehicle with the driver.
Minutes earlier this same vehicle was involved in a petrol drive off at One The Run, Main South Road, Morphett Vale. In CCTV footage a male of similar description to one of those who committed the robbery is seen to place $82 of fuel into the same vehicle, before walking off. The vehicle then drove off.
The males are described as:
1. Twenties, 6′ (182 cm), muscly build, Caucasian, olive skin, with dark brown/black short hair and clean shaven, wearing a white NIKE baseball cap, black singlet and black shorts just below the knees
2. Twenties, 6′ (182 cm), muscly build, Caucasian, with short brown/blonde hair, wearing orange/black/white/grey NIKE Air Max shoes, black singlet top and black shorts
3. Nil description of driver
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or Make a Report online.