Do You Know This Bloke?

He may have witnessed a Maitland hold-up

Do You Know This Bloke?

Detectives have released CCTV images of a man who may have witnessed an armed hold-up in Maitland.

A woman armed with a knife entered a service station on Les Darcy Drive at around midnight on Saturday, October 29 and threatened a staff member before demanding cash and cigarettes.

The employee handed over money and cigarettes before the woman took off.

Police are hoping to speak to a man who was in the service station at the time of the robbery.

He's aged in his 30s, about 170cm-175cm tall, with a slim build, brown hair with a receding hairline, and a beard.

While the thief is described as a Caucasian woman, around 165cm tall with a medium build.

She was last seen in a black hoodie, black shorts with white trim, white sneakers and she was carrying a brown pillow case.

An image of a car seen in the area at the time has also been released.

It's a two-door, white Hyundai Excel with a centre exhaust and distinct dark circles on the bumper on each side of the exhaust.

Anyone with info is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.