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Police are appealing for public help following the robbery of a fruit stall on Kyogle Road, between Murwillumbah and Uki, during which a woman and a teenage girl were held up at knife-point.

About 6.40pm yesterday (Monday, November 14), the pair were working at the stall at Dum Dum when a man who pulled over in a white Holden Commodore produced a knife and demanded cash

They  complied before fleeing the stall.

The man returned to his car with the money and was last seen driving east towards Murwillumbah.

Police are now looking for a man described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 30 years old and 180cm tall, with a brown shoulder-length mullet hairstyle and a round stomach.

He was shirtless and had distinctive tattoos on his stomach and both arms, with black lettering on the back of each tricep. He was wearing dark knee-length pants.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ I


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