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Police investigate supermarket robbery - Eastlakes

Tuesday, 04 July 2017 02:49:50 AM

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding an armed robbery at Eastlakes last night.

About 8.30pm (Monday 3 July 2017) two men, one armed with a crowbar, entered a supermarket at the Eastlakes Shopping Centre and approached the employees behind the cash registers.

They demanded money to be placed into a bag that one of the men was carrying.

The pair, who had their faces covered, then ran from the store with an amount of cash.

No one was hurt during the robbery and detectives from Botany Bay Local Area Command are conducting a full investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Botany Bay Police Station or Crime Stoppers.

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 Facebook and Twitter pages.