Police have charged four teenage boys following an alleged armed robbery in Brunswick West last night (1 February).

It’s alleged the youths entered an Albion Street milk bar armed with a knife and baton about 7pm and demanded cigarettes.

Police arrested four boys in the area a short time later.

A 15-year-old Broadmeadows boy, 17-year-old Craigieburn boy, 17-year-old Westmeadows boy and 15-year-old Glenroy boy have each been charged with armed robbery.

The Broadmeadows boy was also charged with possess prohibited weapon.

All four will face a children’s court at a later date.

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