Man 'threatened with knife' at East Nowra service station

Police are appealing for witnesses after a service station attendant was allegedly threatened with a knife in East Nowra early Sunday morning.

About 2.25am, a 64-year-old attendant was working at a service station on Kalandar Street, when a man entered the shop.

He allegedly approached the counter, threatened the attendant with a knife and demanded money.

The 64-year-old hit the man on the wrist with a metal pole.

Police claim the man then left the location while continuing to threaten the attendant.

Police were contacted and detectives from Shoalhaven Local Area Command attended, commencing an investigation.

A crime scene was established and investigations are continuing.

Investigators are appealing or information about the incident and would like to speak to a man aged about 40, wearing a dark blue hooded top, dark blue pants and fawn boots.

Anyone with information about this incident should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

The story Man 'threatened with knife' at East Nowra service station first appeared on South Coast Register.

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