Knifewielding robber flees Tokoroa dairy empty handed
A Tokoroa dairy worker was threatened with a knife during a late night attempted robbery.
At 10.05pm on Wednesday police received reports of an aggravated robbery at the Bridge St dairy.
"It was reported to police that a man entered the store and threatened a staff member with a knife," a police spokesperson said.
After threatening staff, the robber fled the store empty handed.
The spokesperson said police were undertaking a scene examination of the store on Thursday morning.
"The victim is being supported."
Anyone with information should call Tokoroa police on 07 885 0100.