Police are appealing for public information following an armed robbery in the state’s Orana Region.
About 5.45am yesterday (5 February 2020), a man armed with a knife entered a service station on Aberford Street, Coonamble, where he demanded cash and cigarettes.
A female shop attendant complied and the man fled the location, heading towards Railway Street.
The man is described as being Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance with a slim build and between 20-25 years old.
The man was last seen wearing a black hooded jumper and trackpants with yellow and white joggers.
Officers from Orana Mid Western Police District attended and established a crime scene, and an investigation is underway.
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.