POLICE are appealing for information after the armed robbery of a service station at Balgownie last night.A man armed with a knife entered the business on Balgownie Road about 9.45pm on Sunday, walking behind the counter and approaching the 26-year-old cashier.The man took cash and cigarettes before leaving the service station on foot. The cashier … Continue reading
POLICE are appealing for public assistance following a robbery and home invasion in Gwynneville. Shortly before 11pm on Friday, two men, aged 26 and 28, were walking on College Place. A man allegedly came up behind them demanding their wallets and phones, while armed with a meat cleaver. The man then allegedly forced the two victims … Continue reading
POLICE are investigating whether the theft of an ATM from Mt Kembla Hotel this morning is connected to a break-in at the Bellambi Hotel two hours later. Wollongong detectives are investigating a possible link to the break-in at the Bellambi Lane pub, which occurred about 5.30am today (Wednesday). During the break-in, the intruders were disturbed … Continue reading
POLICE are searching for two men after a doctor was threatened and had his medical bag stolen at Bulli on Wednesday night. The doctor was leaving the Park Road practice about 9pm, carrying his medical kit and was walking towards his car parked in Railway Street. As the 42-year-old doctor neared his car, he was … Continue reading
POLICE are investigating the assault and robbery of a man at Wollongong Railway Station. About 3.50am on Sunday the 21-year-old man and a friend were sitting on the platform when a man approached and demanded his wallet. Shortly after, three other men appeared and all four began assaulting the 21-year-old, during which he sustained a … Continue reading
WOLLONGONG Police are reminding residents to secure garages and garden sheds. Police have recieved reports of thefts from sheds and garages in Bulli, West Wollongong and East Corrimal over the previous weeks.