POLICE are appealing for public help after an armed robbery at a service station in South Nowra overnight.
About 2.50am on Wednesday a man entered the United Service Station store on the Princes Highway armed with a type of axe.
He threatened the 27-year-old male employee and demanded cash. The employee complied and the man ran from the store towards a nearby car park. A pocket rocket style motorcycle was heard leaving the area a short time later and was last seen travelling east on Browns Road.
A crime scene has been established and police investigations into the armed robbery are continuing.
The man is described as 175cm tall with a medium build wearing dark green jumper, dark long pants and sneakers. He had his head covered with a white shirt during the incident.
Anyone with information should contact police.