Shoalhaven News

Man dressed as super hero for South Coast robbery

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South Coast Police are appealing for witnesses following an alleged armed robbery by a man in a superhero costume on our south coast.

Shortly after 7.30pm Thursday, an unknown male attended a commercial premises in Batehaven.

It's understood he produced a firearm before demanding cash from two male employees.

The offender then demanded the two employees leave the store, before taking an amount of cash and fleeing on foot along Corrigan Crescent.

No persons were physically injured during the incident.

The man is described as between 157cm to 178cm tall and was wearing a Captain America one-piece outfit at the time of the alleged offence.

South Coast Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to contact  Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Police inquiries are continuing.

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