Investigations are underway following an armed robbery at a bottle shop in Crows Nest.
Just before 6.15pm (Monday 8 January 2018), a man armed with a knife entered a bottle shop, on Willoughby Road, Crows Nest, and threatened a female employee.
The 22-year-old woman handed over a sum of cash, before the man fled the scene on foot.
He was last seen heading towards Albany Street.
No one was physically injured during the incident.
Officers attached to North Shore Local Area Command were notified and established a crime scene.
The man has been described as being of Caucasian appearance with tanned skin, a heavy build and aged in his 40s.
Anyone with information in relation to the incident, or who was in the vicinity at the time, is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.
Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/
Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via social media pages.
Source: NSW Police