POLICE are urging anyone with information to come forward after an attempted armed robbery in Malak overnight, which left the would-be thief empty-handed.

The situation unfolded at around 10pm last night at the Puma service station.

According to NT Police, a person entered the servo allegedly armed with a knife and stick and demanded money from the cashier.

After the demands were rejected, the offender fled empty-handed.

Investigations are continuing, and witnesses or anyone with information is being urged to contact NT Police on 131444.

Extracted in full from: Malak Puma service station: Police appeal after attempted armed robbery | NT News