Man arrested following theft of car with child inside

A man has been arrested following the alleged theft of a BMW from a Wyndham Vale home with a child inside this morning.

An 18-year-old was arrested in Norlane about 1.30pm following reports of a suspicious loiter, and is assisting police.

Police are still on the hunt for a second man who was seen leaving the scene in a white Toyota Supra.  

The vehicle was taken from the Wyndham Vale home about 6.30am, and was later stopped on Plume Street in Norlane. A man allegedly ran from the car.     

The five-year-old girl has since been reunited with her family.   Any information to Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.