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Police arrest couple after Ararat gunpoint robbery

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Two people are in police custody after an armed robbery at gunpoint  in Ararat overnight

The RSl in High Stret was targeted at 10.30pm on Sunday.

One of the offenders threatened staff with a gun before taking monmey and running North towards Campbell Street (also known as the Pyrenees Highway).

Police arrested a 31 year old man and a 33 year old woman at a West Melton property around 7 this morning

Anyone with info should call Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000