Armed robbery at Ashmore overnight

Police are investigating an incident at an Ashmore premises early this morning, where it is alleged a man armed with a gun demanded money from staff.

It is believed the man entered the licensed business on Cotlew Street around 3:15am armed with a shortened firearm, and took off in an unknown direction with a sum of cash.

The man is described to be of medium build at approximately 170cm tall, wearing a black mask, black hooded jumper, long black pants and black gloves with white skulls painted on the back.


Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or seen the man is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.