Investigation into armed robbery - Mt Druitt

Saturday, 29 May 2021 02:49:22 AM

Investigations are underway into an armed robbery in Sydney’s west.

About 7.35pm yesterday (Friday 28 May 2021), officers from Mt Druitt Police Area Command responded to reports of an armed robbery at a convenience store on Morehead Avenue, Mt Druitt.

Police have been informed that a 24-year-old male staff member was serving a customer when three men wearing face coverings entered the store. One of the men produced a knife.

The men stole a sum of money from the cash register before running from the scene.

Neither the staff member nor customer were injured.

Officers established a crime scene and inquiries are continuing.

Police are urging anyone who may have witnessed, or has dash cam footage, of the incident to contact Mt Druitt Police on (02) 8805-8399 or Crime Stoppers.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.