Police investigating Armadale and Gosnells robberies


An image of the man police are seeking following an attempted armed robbery of a Gosnells liquor store on September 1.
An image of the man police are seeking following an attempted armed robbery of a Gosnells liquor store on September 1.

POLICE are seeking details from the public following a robbery and an attempted robbery in Armadale and Gosnells.

In the first incident a man armed with what was believed to be a firearm, entered a pharmacy on Railway Avenue, Armadale about 4:50pm yesterday.

The man allegedly approached staff and demanded money and drugs.

He fled the store after being given a sum of cash and some prescription medication.

The man left the area in a dark coloured sedan.

He was described as being 30 to 40 years of age, fair skinned, approximately 183cm tall, of solid build, with a shaved head and a goatee.

He was wearing a dark coloured hoodie, jeans and boots.

Meanwhile, a man attempted an armed robbery at a liquor store in Gosnells on Thursday, September 1.

About noon a man armed with a machete allegedly threatened the store attendant before leaving the store empty handed.

He was described as fair skinned, slim build, short brown hair and clean shaven.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report online.