Appeals for information following armed robbery at Park Avenue service station

November 1, 2023 9:14 am in by

A 68-year-old taxi driver has been injured in an armed robbery at a service station in Park Avenue.

Police say the driver was fuelling up his cab on Richardson Road yesterday at 2.00am when a man threatened him with a knife and demanded his keys, before leaving on foot.

The man was injured in the incident but didn’t need hospital treatment.

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The man is described as approximately 19-years-old, First Nations in appearance, with a slim build and a small plait at the back of his head.

He was wearing a grey long-sleeved shirt, a navy cap, black facemask, white Nike sneakers and dark shorts.

Investigations are ongoing and police are hoping to speak to the man in the footage below.