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Armed robbery - Carramar

Wednesday, 12 July 2017 11:30:17 AM

Police are appealing for information following an armed robbery in Sydney’s west overnight.

About 7.15pm (Tuesday 11 July 2017), four men gained entry to a convenience store on Wattle Avenue, Carramar, armed with an iron bar.

The men confronted the 53-year-old employee, and threatened him, demanding money.

One of the armed men struck the staff member to the head.

They left with cash, and were last seen running from the scene towards Nash Lane. They entered a four wheel drive before driving towards Villawood.

Officers from Fairfield Local Area Command attended and established a crime scene.

The employee sustained minor head injuries.

About 10am (Wednesday 12 July 2017) police located a stolen silver Toyota Kluger dumped in the car park off the rear laneway of Koonoona Ave, Villawood.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Fairfield Police Station or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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