Police seek witnesses to aggravated robbery in Rivett

Witnesses sought

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an aggravated robbery in Rivett last night (Tuesday, 15 January 2019).

About 8.30pm, four males wearing balaclavas entered the Spar Supermarket on Rivett Place. One of the males was armed with a large knife. The males threatened staff before fleeing with cigarettes, a sum of cash and two bottles of wine.

They were last seen running in the direction of Rivett Ovals and may have left the area from Gungurra Crescent in a silver sedan or a green utility.

One staff member was punched during this incident.

Police are urging anyone who may have any information, dash-cam or CCTV footage that could assist police to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website.

Please quote reference 6353111. Information can be provided anonymously.

Media enquiries

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