Two men held up Red Rooster takeaway/restaurant at Wanniassa last night, threatening a store attendant with assault before leaving with a small amount of cash.
ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to the aggravated robbery, which occurred at around 8.30pm last night at the restaurant on the corner of Langdon Avenue and Rylah Crescent.
The men approached the front counter and demanded the attendant open the cash register. When the attendant refused they threatened to assault them.
The attendant then complied with the offenders’ demands and the pair left the restaurant with a small amount of cash.
The offenders were seen getting into a late model Toyota Camry sedan with no registration plates driving along Athllon Drive, Wanniassa.
Police are urging anyone who may have any information that could assist them to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Please quote reference 5990451. Information can be provided anonymously.
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