Woman threatened with pistol, pushed to the ground at Lake Heights

September 8, 2023 9:16 am in by

Lake Illawarra Police are calling for info, after a 45-year-old female employee was threatened by man brandishing a pistol yesterday.

Police got the emergency call, at about 11am from a business on Weringa Avenue, Lake Heights, reports are the woman not only had to deal with the weapon, but she was ‘pushed to the ground’ as well.

The alleged offender took off with cash, the worker was uninjured, enquiries continue.

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The man is described as being of Caucasian appearance, of medium build and aged in his mid-30s.

The man was wearing blue sunglasses, fingerless gloves, black hat, hi-vis orange jacket, black pants and white shoes.