Masked man robs restaurant
Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at a Karratha restaurant during peak dining hours last Sunday night.
About 8.10pm on Sunday, a masked man allegedly entered a restaurant on Balmoral Road and threatened staff members with a kitchen knife for cash.
He allegedly took the business’ cash register and ran from the store on foot.
Karratha police attended the scene shortly afterwards and conducted foot patrols in the area but were unable to find the man.
He has been described as darkskinned, 170-180cm tall, and of slim build.
The man was wearing a black hooded jumper and black pants, with a white mask covering the lower half of his face.
Police have not yet recovered the cash register.
West Pilbara detectives are investigating the incident and are keen to speak to anyone with further information.
To report any information, phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report online at crimestopperswa.com.au.