Parkwood store held up at knifepoint

POLICE are investigating after a man held up a Parkwood convenience store at knifepoint yesterday afternoon.

Just after 1pm, a man entered the shop on Parkwood Boulevard and approached a female shop attendant, threatening her and demanding she open the till.

The shop attendant complied and the man left the shop on foot, with a sum of money.

No one was physically injured during the robbery.

The man is described as Caucasian, around 180cm tall, slim build, and believed to be in his late teens or early twenties.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.


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