Police Called To Bomb Threat On Interstate Bus

Police are conducting safety checks on the vehicle.

Victoria's Police Bomb Response Unit is currently conducting safety checks on an interstate bus after a man called in a bomb threat.

The bus was travelling from Sydney to Melbourne when a man in his 40s allegedly called Police at about 4.20am.

Passengers were safely removed from the bus and Police negotiated with the man who remained on board.

The man was arrested a short time later and is assisting police with their inquiries.

More to come.