Singleton: armed holdup at fish and chip shop

Police are asking for information to a fatal crash on Brand Highway in Muchea yesterday.
Police are asking for information to a fatal crash on Brand Highway in Muchea yesterday.

THERE was an armed hold-up at a fish and chip shop in Singleton last night.

Police were called to the Fitch Street business at about 8pm.

A male offender entered the shop and threatened the staff with a weapon before he removed a sum of money from the till. He then fled on foot.

The offender was described as light skinned, of large build and about 178cm tall.

He had his face and hands covered.

Regional Investigation Unit officers attended and are investigating.