Detectives from Mount Gambier are appealing for public assistance to help identify a man allegedly involved in an attempt robbery on Thursday.
About 7.45pm on Thursday 8 November, a man entered a service station on Jubilee Highway and allegedly threatened staff with an imitation firearm and baseball bat before running off empty handed.
Thankfully the attendant was not physically injured during the robbery.
Police patrols conducted a search of the area but were not able to locate the suspect.
The suspect is described as being of Caucasian appearance with dark hair and wearing a black hooded jumper, blue shorts and black shoes.
He was seen getting into a dark blue or black coloured VT or VX Holden Commodore station wagon. The car had no number plates or front bumper, and had a white sticker on the rear window.
Anyone who recognises the man or has any information that may assist the investigation is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at www.crimestopperssa.com.au/