Public appeal to find machete-wielding servo robber

POLICE will issue a fresh call for help finding the person responsible for the armed robbery of a service station on the Tweed.

About 8.45pm on Saturday 3 March, a man armed with a machete, entered a service station on Tweed Valley Way, South Murwillumbah, and threatened the attendant and a male customer.

The armed man stole cash and cigarettes before leaving.


No one was injured during the incident.

Detectives from Tweed/Byron Police District are appealing for witnesses or anyone with dash cam footage from Tweed Valley Way, to come forward and contact Tweed Heads Police.

Inquiries suggest the armed man may have travelled to the service station on a bicycle.

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