Shoalhaven News

Another South Coast 'dress up ' robbery

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South Coast police are appealing for witnesses following an alleged armed robbery by a man in a ‘ghillie’ suit at MOGO.

About 12am  yesterday the night console operator at a service station on Sydney Street was attending the fuel pumps when he was allegedly approached by an unknown male in a green camouflage ‘ghillie’ suit.

The man allegedly produced a firearm before demanding cash and cigarettes from the employee.. and fleeing on foot across the Princes Highway.

The thief is described as being approximately 175cm tall, of medium build, and was wearing a green camouflage ‘ghillie’ suit and black face net at the time of the incident.

Batemans Bay Police would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed a motorbike in the area around that time.. and they're asking anyone with  information to contact them or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Photo source: NSW Police