Police investigate Boronia armed robbery

Friday, 10 August 2018 08:10

Detectives from Knox Crime Investigation Unit have released images of a man they are searching for following an armed robbery in Boronia in June.

The man entered the store at Alchester Village about 1.20pm on Tuesday, 26 June.

He then approached the male staff member at the counter and opened a shopping bag, which contained an edged weapon.

The man made a demand for cash and after receiving a quantity, left the store.

The woman was not physically injured during the incident.

The man is described as being Caucasian in appearance, aged in his late 20 and about 175cm tall with short dark hair.

At the time of the incident he was wearing a long-sleeved high-vis top with a Reece Plumbing t-shirt over the top, dark coloured pants and dark sunglasses.

He also had blue latex gloves on.

Investigators have released two images of the man they wish to speak to and are appealing for anyone with information about his identity or the incident to come forward.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

Natalie Webster

Media Officer