Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at a bakery in Colyton early this morning.
About 1.50am, a baker was working in his bakery on Hewitt Street when he was disturbed by two men at the rear door.
One of the men was armed with a firearm and the other with a knife, as they forced their way into the premises threatening the baker while demanding money from the till.
The men stole a small amount of cash out of the register and while running out the back door they hit the baker over the head with a blunt object.
“Emergency services were called to the location and the man was treated at the scene for a cut to his head,” a spokesperson said.
“A crime scene has been established while further investigations are carried out by detectives from St Marys Local Area Command.”
Police are urging anyone with information in relation to these incidents to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000