CCTV image released as police probe armed robbery

Police are hoping to identify this person as they continue to investigate a robbery at the Cherrywood Tavern. Photo: NZ Police.

Tauranga Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak with in relation to an armed robbery.

Officers are continuing to investigate the robbery of the Cherrywood Tavern on April 12.

At the time of the crime, police said a man entered the premises around 8.15pm, armed a knife, a demanded money.

This was handed over and the man left the scene.

Police were unable to locate any suspects at the time.

In a statement released today, a police spokesperson says they are wanting to speak with the man pictured above in relation to the robbery.

“If you are able to help us identify the man pictured, please call Tauranga Police on 07 577 4300.”

Information can also be provided anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Police at Cherrywood Tavern in April. Photo: Cameron Avery.


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