Police are investigating an armed robbery at Pizza Hut in Mowbray last night.
Around 8.30pm police responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Pizza Hut on Invermay Road after a man entered the store armed with a knife and demanded money.
The man was provided with a quantity of money before fleeing the scene. He was seen walking towards a small dark blue sedan, similar to a Hyundai Excel.
He is described as 180-185cm tall, slim build, wearing dark coloured trousers, dark coloured long sleeved jumper, gloves and sunglasses.
The staff member was not physically injured during the incident.
Anyone with information in relation to the robbery, the identity of the offender, or someone acting suspiciously in the area around the time is asked to contact Tasmania Police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers anonymously on 1800 333 000.