Calls for information on Leopold hold up

May 23, 2024 6:24 am in by Andrew Johnston
Image of suspect. Image: Victoria Police

Police are calling on the community for information on an armed robbery at a milk bar in Leopold earlier this month.

Police say the incident took place on May 13, and are calling for assistance.

“Investigators have been told an unknown person entered a milk bar on Kensington Road about 4.30pm,” they said in a statement.

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“It is believed the person threatened a shop attendant with a screwdriver before stealing a quantity of cash.

“The person is described as Caucasian in appearance, of large build and is approximately 180cm tall.

“The shop attendant, a 44-year-old Leopold woman, was uninjured during the incident.”

Anyone with information is urged to contact crimestoppers.