Police are investigating an attempted armed robbery at a Hamilton Hill petrol station last night.

The incident happened just after 11:30pm when a man went to a Puma Super 7 service station on Rockingham Road and demanded money from the attendant while armed with a gun.

He was unsuccessful and left empty handed.

The man is described as 175cm tall, medium build, light skinned with dark hair and tattoos on his hand.

He was wearing a tie-died t-shirt and knee length blue shorts.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call Crime Stopper on 1800 333 000 or make a report online here.

Extracted in full from: https://www.perthnow.com.au/news/crime/police-hunt-man-after-attempted-armed-robbery-at-hamilton-hill-puma-service-station-ng-b881814745z