- ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to a robbery at a currency exchange booth in Civic Thursday, March 12.
Around 4.30pm today, a man with a black backpack approached the male cashier at the Travelex counter inside Harvey World Travel Centre on Petrie Plaza near Bunda Street.
The man handed the cashier a note demanding money and indicating that he had a concealed weapon.
A sum of cash was taken and the offender then fled on foot.
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The offender is described as Caucasian, around 5’10” (178cm) tall, and aged in his early to mid 20s. He was wearing a black cap, possibly with some white writing or other form of identification on it, a black long-sleeved shirt, blue jeans and black shoes. He was carrying a black backpack.
If you can help police contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or at www.act.crimestoppers.com.au