Burwood Local Area Command
Armed Robbery – Cabarita
Police are appealing for information after an armed robbery in Sydney’s Inner- West today.
About 12.30 pm a man entered a pharmacy on Cabarita Road at Cabarita and threatened two female employees with a machete, demanding money.
He was given a quantity of cash before he left the scene in a maroon coloured Mitsubishi Magna parked in a nearby laneway.
A short time later Police were called to a home in Tenterfield Road at North Strathfield.
It appears that the same man drove the Magna to the home where he threatened a man and woman inside with the machete, before stealing their dark coloured Mazda2 with registration AZO10E.
The man drove from the home in an unknown direction.
Police would like to speak to a man who may be able to assist with their inquiries into the two incidents. He is described as being of white/European appearance, aged between 40 and 45, with short dark hair. At the time of the incidents he was wearing a white T-Shirt.
Anyone who sees the car is urged not to approach it but to contact Triple Zero (000) immediately.
Anyone with information about either incident who has not yet spoken to Police is urged to contact Burwood Police Station via Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.