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Police appeal for information regarding armed robbery - Colyton.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 08:56:07 AM

Police are investigating the armed robbery of a store in Sydney’s west in May 2017.

About 10am on Monday 29 May 2017, a female employee was working behind the counter at a store on the Great Western Highway, Colyton, when she was confronted by a man.

The man stated to the employee that he had a gun, before walking out of the store with a $200 bottle of alcohol. The staff member was un-injured.

Officers from St Mary’s Local Area Command attended and commenced investigations.

Police have obtained images of a man they believe can assist them with their inquiries.

The man is described as Caucasian, 30-40 years old, bald and wearing a black leather jacket, black shirt and black pants.

Anyone with information is urged to contact St Mary’s Police or Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000.

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