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Police release images following attempted armed robbery - Marrickville

Tuesday, 13 June 2017 02:31:15 PM

Police have released CCTV images as they continue to investigate an attempted armed robbery in Marrickville last month.

About 6.15pm on Sunday 28 May 2017, a man entered a supermarket on Illawarra Road and threatened an employee with a knife.

The man left the store and was last seen riding a red mountain bike south on Illawarra Road.

Police from Marrickville Local Area Command are investigating the incident and have released CCTV images of a man who may be able to assist with their inquiries.

He is described as being in his late 40s or 50s and Caucasian in appearance. He is between 170-175cm and has a thin build. He may have a tattoo on the back of his left hand. In the CCTV images the man is seen wearing a black hooded jacket with a small white symbol on the back, dark grey pants, white runners, black sunglasses and an orange and black helmet.

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.