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Armed robbery - Lalor Park

Saturday, 17 June 2017 10:59:06 PM

Police are appealing for assistance following an armed robbery at Lalor Park today.

About 1.30pm (Saturday 17 June 2017), two men with their faces covered and armed with axes entered a supermarket on Freeman Street.

They approached a female shop assistant at a register and demanded cash to which she complied.

A customer standing nearby was also approached for cash to which he complied with the demand.

Both men then ran from the scene.

Police from Blacktown Local Area Command attended and established a crime scene.

Officers would like to speak with two men who may be able to assist with inquiries.

One man was described as being of Caucasian appearance. He was last seen wearing blue tracksuit pants, a grey jumper and a white face covering.

The other man was also of Caucasian appearance. He was last seen wearing dark coloured jeans, a dark coloured jacket with red stripes on the arms, a red cap and a dark face covering.

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

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.