Police seek information after armed robbery at Willoughby

Police are appealing to the public for information following an armed robbery in Sydney’s north last night.

About 8.30pm (Wednesday 2 January 2020) two masked men dressed all in black, armed with a machete and a screw driver entered a chemist on High Street, Willoughby.

A staff member was assaulted before the pair left with various prescription drugs and cash.

They were seen jumping a fence on Summerville Crescent before running through a carpark on Crabbes Avenue.

Officers attached to North Shore Police Area Command attended and assisted by the Dog Unit, commenced a search in the surrounding areas but were unable to locate the men.

A crime scene was established, and an investigation is underway.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact North Shore Police on 9414 8499 or Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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