Police are currently searching a car park at Monash University in
Officers scoured an underground park at the university campus at Caulfield on Thursday morning.
A stolen Mercedes was dumped in the car park at the university after a dramatic pursuit involving up to six police vehicles and a helicopter.
Pictures show police officers scouring an underground park at the university campus at Caulfield on Thursday morning
It is understood the people who ditched the car are hiding at the university.
Students said police have blocked off all entry and exit points.
In a statement, Victoria Police said they were searching for a man and a woman ‘in the area surrounding’ the university.
A Monash University student told
Police were seen inspecting a black Mercedes, with damage visible on the rear of the vehicle. Officers also seized a baseball bat.
The car is understood to have been involved in a high-speed chase in Malvern East and Moorabbin.
In a statement, Victoria Police said they were searching for a man and a woman ‘in the area surrounding’ Monash University
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The man said the Mercedes’ tyres were punctured and it was being pursued by an unmarked police car.
Another witness said the chase was ‘crazy’.
A Monash University student said police were ‘everywhere’.
‘Making my Thursday morning journalism class (a) whole lot more exciting,’ the student posted to Twitter.
More to come