POLICE INVESTIGATE MID COAST JEWELLERY STORE ROBBERY

Police are appealing for public assistance, after a robbery at a Coffs Harbour business.

Just before 2.30am yesterday, four people, two armed with an axe and a mattock, forced their way into a jewellery store on Harbour Drive, Coffs Harbour.

The group stole several items, with a total estimated value of $25,000, before leaving.

Officers attended a short time later, and set up a crime scene.

As investigations continue, anyone with dashcam footage of the surrounding area is urged to contact police.