Police continue their inquiries into Berkley Vale armed robbery

Thursday, 30 March 2017 04:35:40 PM

Editors Note: An image of a man who police believe may be able to assist with inquiries has been uploaded to the NSW Police Facebook page.

Police continue their investigations into an armed hold up of a convenience store at Berkeley Vale last week.

About 7pm on Saturday 25th March 2017, a man armed with a machete entered the store.

He approached the counter and demanded cash from the till and the employee.

The employee complied with the demands and was assaulted suffering an injury to his hand.

The man ran from the store with an amount of cash and was last seen heading across Lakedge Avenue.

Officers from Tuggerah Lakes Local Area Command have released an image of a man who they believe may be able to assist with their inquiries.

He is described as being Caucasian in appearance, approximately 20 to 30 years of age, with a slim build, and between 190 and 200cms tall.

The man was last seen wearing a grey hooded jumper, dark long pants, red Nike joggers and had his face covered.

Anyone who may have information is urged to contact Tuggerah Lakes police or Crime Stoppers.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.