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Inquiries continue after Bankstown pharmacy attempted robbery

Thursday, 29 June 2017 06:47:03 AM

Police are investigated an armed robbery at a Bankstown pharmacy which left a staff member with facial injuries.

About 5.30pm yesterday (Wednesday 28 June 2017), a man described as having a dark complexion, wearing a dark-coloured hooded jumper and armed with a screw driver threatened a female staff member at the West Terrace pharmacy.

A male staff member then confronted the man and suffered cuts to his face in a struggle before the man fled on foot.

No items were stolen and the injured man was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics.

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: 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.