Armed robbery and attempted armed robbery at Chipping Norton

Police are appealing for information after an armed robbery and attempted armed robbery at two businesses in Chipping Norton last night.

Aman armed with a knife entered a supermarket on the corner of Childs Avenue and Epsom Road about 7.55pm last night.

Police allege he threatened a female employee and demanded cash, before fleeing the scene empty-handed into a nearby bottle shop.

There, he threatened a male employee, demanding him to open the till.

The man ran from the store a short time later with alcohol and cash.

Liverpool police attended and as investigations continue, they would like to speak to a man who may be able to assist with their inquiries.

He was last seen wearing a black hooded jacket, black shorts and work boots, with his face covered.

There were no reports of injuries at either location.

Police are urging anyone with information about this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the online reporting page: https://www1.police.nsw.gov.au/.

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