ACT Policing is investigating an aggravated robbery which occurred at the Yarralumla shops this morning (Thursday, August 15).
Around 6.30am a man wearing a balaclava entered the Beess & Co cafe and threatened staff members with a weapon.
He tied up the three staff members and took a sum of cash.
He left through the back door of the premises and ran towards Novar St.
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The offender is described as Caucasian in appearance, slim build approximately 6’ (183cm) tall and aged in his 30s. He was wearing dark clothing, light coloured sneakers and a balaclava.
ACT Policing is asking anyone who was in the area at the time and saw a man matching the above description to contact Police Operations on 131 444.
[Courtesy of ACT Policing]