Armed robbers strike cleaning premises

05:07, Nov 04 2012
ROBBERS STRIKE: Police at Philip Moore & Co Ltd in Wellington, the scene of an armed robbery today.
ROBBERS STRIKE: Police at Philip Moore & Co Ltd in Wellington, the scene of an armed robbery today.

Police are hunting four people after an armed robbery this afternoon at a commercial cleaning premises in central Wellington.

Four people went into Philip Moore & Co Ltd on Abel Smith St at 3.40pm and presented weapons at the occupants, police said.

The offenders took a vehicle. Police are now looking for a white Kia Pregio van, licence plate CPT371.

Please warned members of the public not to approach the van if they saw it, and to call police instead.

The scene in currently cordoned off and armed police are there.

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