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Inquiries underway after newsagent robbed - Ulladulla

Thursday, 29 April 2021 05:55:22 PM

Police are appealing for public assistance after a newsagency was robbed on the state’s South Coast earlier today.

Just before midday (Thursday April 29), an unknown man – armed with a knife and with a stocking covering his face – entered a newsagency on Wason Street, Ulladulla, and threatened a 53-year-old female employee.

Another employee, a 49-year-old man, intervened and handed the man cash before he fled; he was last seen in a carpark behind Wason Street.

Although shaken, both employees were uninjured.

Officers from South Coast Police District attended and commenced an investigation.

As inquiries continue, anyone who may have information are urged to contact Ulladulla Police Station or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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.