Police investigate violent robbery | PHOTOS HUNTER: Do you know this man? Contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. Picture: NSW Police Force
HUNTER: Do you know this man? Contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. Picture: NSW Police Force
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facebookSHAREtwitterTWEETemailwhatsappPolice are appealing for public assistance as investigations continue into violent armed robberies in the Hunter region.
Detectives have released CCTV images ofan armed robbery at a licensed premises at East Maitland last year.
About 10pm on MondayDecember 5, three menarmed with a baseball bat, a knife and a shotgun, entered the Melbourne Street hotel via the backdoor.
The trio threatened staff and three patrons, and demanded cash. One of the patrons was hit with the baseball bat as he was pushed to the floor. He was not injured.
The men stole cash, purses, and a red tool box before escaping via the back door, and drove away in a white late-model sedan.
Detectives have released CCTV images of two masked men, who may be able to assist with their inquiries.
The first man is depicted as being of Caucasian appearance, with a thin build, 160-170 centimetrestall, and wearing a blue hooded jumper, and a white cotton face covering.
The second man is described as being of Caucasian appearance, with a thin build, 160-170cm tall, and wearing a dark-coloured jumper with a grey hood, and a white cotton face covering.
Anyone who may know those depicted in the images, or who has information relevant to the investigation, is urged to come forward.
Contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page:https://nsw.crimestoppers广州桑拿广州桑拿论坛/