POLICE are seeking assistance with a robbery that occurred at a retail store on Council Avenue in Rockingham on August 31 last year. At about 8.45pm a man entered the store while staff were closing up. The man walked to the back of the store and hid a pair of shoes underneath his top. He then tried to leave the store, but was stopped by a female staff member and asked to return the shoes. The man became verbally abusive threatened the staff member. A second staff member stepped in but was punched by the man. The staff member sustained some minor injuries. Police have released a CCTV image of the assailant (above picture) who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation. The man is described as fair skinned, medium build, about 170cm tall and around 40 years of age. If you have any information about this offence call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.