Scott Coleman in custody

WANTED man Scott Coleman was arrested in Ballarat overnight and will be questioned on Wednesday morning in relation to numerous offences.

Portland police issued a wanted whereabouts notice for Mr Coleman, of Ballarat, last month.

Portland detectives believe he will be able to assist them with inquiries into an alleged armed robbery at Heywood which involved the bashing of a man and theft of a car.

 A 46-year-old  Ballarat man and a 29-year-old Creswick man have already been arrested, interviewed and charged in relation to the armed robbery while the Creswick man was also remanded in custody on carjacking charges.