Man allegedly threatened by attempted carjackers while baby son in back seat

Police are seeking to identify two men after a man with a baby was allegedly threatened with a knife during an attempted carjacking in West Melbourne.

The 36-year-old man was parked on Roden Street with his baby in the back seat about 12.35pm on August 28 when two men approached him, opening the driver and passenger doors, according to police.

One of the men on the driver's side allegedly brandished a knife and demanded the man to get out of the car.

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The victim said his son was in the back seat and the man stepped away.

The other man then reached inside and allegedly punched the father in the face before stealing his wallet from the centre console.

Both the men then fled the scene on pushbikes towards King Street.

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Police have released images and CCTV of two men they believe will be able to with their enquiries.

Detectives also wish to speak to any witnesses or anyone that may have been in the area at the time of the incident.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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