ARMED ROBBERY IN PORT MACQUARIE

Police are appealing for information following an armed robbery in Port Macquarie.

It’s understood three men entered a hotel on Hastings River Drive just after 10:30 last night.

The men reportedly armed with an axe, tomahawk and knife threatened three staff members who were counting the days takings, before leaving with a sum of cash.

The men are described as being of Aboriginal / Torres Strait Islander appearance and were wearing hooded tops with their faces and hands partially covered.

Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers.