Witnesses sought to aggravated robbery in Weston

Witnesses sought

ACT Policing is calling for witnesses to an aggravated robbery that occurred at the Raiders Club in Weston in the early hours of Sunday morning (14 May).

About 3.45am three staff members were approached in the carpark by two men armed with weapons. The men threatened the staff members and forced them to return to the club. The offenders then demanded two staff members to get down on the floor and took one staff member to retrieve a sum of cash. The staff members complied with all the offenders demands and handed over a sum of cash before the offenders fled the area on foot towards Rivett.

The first male is described approximately 5’7” (170cm) tall and of medium to solid build. He was wearing black pants, a black jumper and had a black balaclava covering his face.

The second male is described as approximately 5’11” (180cm) tall and of medium to solid build. He was wearing a brown hooded jumper, black pants and had a black balaclava covering his face.

Police are urging anyone who may have witnessed the incident or who may have any information that could assist police to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via https://act.crimestoppers.com.au. Please quote reference number 6105133. Information can be provided anonymously.

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Police Media — (02) 6264 9460, act-police-media@afp.gov.au