Douglas armed robbery under investigation

June 5, 2023 6:05 am in by

An armed robbery at Douglas is under investigation.

Around 7.10pm Friday, two men entered a Riverside Boulevard bottle shop, with one producing a machete and demanding money from a female employee who complied and was not physically injured.

The pair fled the scene on foot, joining a larger group waiting nearby.

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Both first nations males are around 165cm tall with slim builds.

One was wearing a dark coloured t-shirt with coloured ‘DragonballZ’ lettering across the chest, along with a navy wide-brim hat, blue surgical mask and black gloves.

The other male was wearing white coloured tracksuit pants.

Investigators appeal for anyone with information to come forward, anonymous reports can be made.