Police investigate service station robbery at Rockdale

Police have launched an investigation following an armed robbery at a service station in Rockdale last month.

About 8pm on Sunday, May 13, a 19-year-old man was working behind the counter at a service station on the Princes Highway, Rockdale when a man walked inside and demanded money from the employee.

The man, believed to be armed with a knife, took the cash and ran from the store. He was last seen heading south towards Beach Street.

Police believe the robbery is linked to another robbery that occurred at a service station on Forest Road in Bexley on Monday, May 7.

The man is described as being about 180cm tall with a medium to large build and was last seen wearing a green and black striped jumper, black pants and black shoes.

Officers from St George Police Area Command attended the scene and commenced an investigation.

Anyone who may have information that could assist their inquiry should contact detectives at St George PAC, or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.