Appeal to catch Helensburgh robbers


POLICE have released CCTV images as part of investigations into a break, enter and steal at a supermarket in Helensburgh earlier this year.
Between 10pm on Sunday February 24 and 2.30am on Monday February 25, the ground floor roller door of the Walker Street supermarket was forced open.
Three men entered the premises and jemmied open a locked cigarette cabinet.
A large amount of cigarettes were placed into a cloth bag.
The men left the store and were last seen getting into a dark-coloured station wagon, parked in Walker Street, before leaving the scene.
Detectives are now investigating the incident and wish to speak to the three men depicted in CCTV images.
The first man, who may be able to assist with inquiries is described as being about 180cm tall, thin build, wearing a dark hooded jumper and dark tracksuit pants.
The second man is wearing a dark hooded jumper with light blue tracksuit pants.Investigators are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or with information about the man depicted in the CCTV images to contact police.

About Mick Roberts

A Sydney journalist, writer and historian, Mick Roberts specialises in Australian cultural history, particularly associated with the Australian hotel and liquor industry. Mick has had an interest in revealing the colourful story of pubs, inns and associated industries in Australia for over 30 years. He is currently working on a comprehensive history of the hotel and liquor industry in the Illawarra region of NSW. Besides writing a number of history books, Mick has owned and managed several community newspapers. He was one time editor of the Wollongong Northern News, The Bulli Times, The Northern Times, The Northern Leader and The Local - all located in the Wollongong region. As a journalist he has worked for Rural Press, Cumberland (News Limited), Sydney based, City News, and Torch Publications based in Canterbury Bankstown, NSW. He currently calls the inner-Sydney suburb of Surry Hills home.


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