Police investigate armed robbery in Eaglehawk

A man has had an amount of cash stolen in an armed robbery in Eaglehawk on Wednesday night.

About 11pm, the man in his 20s was walking through Canterbury Park when two males confronted him and demanded property.

The main offender had a knife, and was believed to have been 16 to 18 years old.

He was of Islander appearance and average height, with a solid build and a lower lip piercing.

The second male was holding what the victim believed to be a toy gun.

He was perceived to be aged in his 20s, with a larger build and of Caucasian appearance.

After taking the cash, the two male offenders fled the scene in different directions.

Police are calling on anyone who might have witnessed something related to the incident or with information to contact Bendigo CIU on 5448 1300 or Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000.