Post office, supermarket robbed at gunpoint in Sydney

Police are searching for a man with a gun who allegedly robbed a post office and supermarket at gunpoint in Sydney’s north-west this afternoon.

The man is alleged to have first entered a post office on Station Street in Dundas around 12.30pm and pointed a gun at a 51-year-old employee.

Police said the employee ran from the counter towards the rear or the store and the armed man left the store empty handed.


Then, at around 12.45pm, a man matching the same description entered a supermarket on Yates Road and threatened a 60-year-old female employee.

Police said the man reached over the counter and stole a small amount of cash that was sitting next to the till before fleeing the store in a blue Holden Berlina.

Crime scenes have been established at both stores.

Police are searching for the man who is described as being 175cm tall with a black goatee style beard.

He was allegedly wearing a black hooded jumper with blue tracksuit pants that had a white stripe down the side and dark gloves.

Anyone with information that can assist with this investigation is asked to contact detectives at Rosehill Police Station on 9897 4199, or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.