Robbery reported at Parafield Gardens servo

Police are investigating a robbery at a Parafield Gardens service station that occurred in July.

About 10.30pm on Monday 15 July, a man entered the service station on Salisbury Highway, Parafield Gardens and threatened the attendant with a knife. He demanded tobacco and money. He left the store with a packet of tobacco but no cash.

The victim was not injured during the incident.

The suspect is described as of Caucasian appearance, aged in his 40s, with a medium build. He was wearing a black hooded jumper, grey or brown pants, black gloves and had a cream scarf wrapped around his face.

The incident was not reported at the time but two days later. Despite investigations by Eastern District CIB detectives, police have been unable to identify the suspect.

Anyone who recognises the suspect in the CCTV footage or has any information that may assist the investigation is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at

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