Police are appealing for information after a robbery at a service station in Bowral.

Caltex service station located at 202 Bong Bong Street was broken into between 10pm on April 6 and 4am on April 7.

According to employee, Avi Bains, 20 to 25 cartons (approximately 200 packets) of cigarettes were stolen.

Mr Bains alleged a person entered the premises via a hole cut into the corrugated iron roof of the building. 

The alleged thief then broke through the ceiling and into the premises.

Police said that one, possibly two people, were involved in the robbery. 

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Southern Highlands Police on 4869 7899  or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Extracted from Southern Highland News