Police are investigating a robbery early this morning after a man armed with knife stole cash from an Evandale service station.

Just before 5am on Monday 3 May, a man wearing a grey hooded top his armed with a large kitchen knife entered a service station on Portrush Road threatened the console operator and fled with cash.

The suspect described as about 20-30 years, wearing black pants, a grey hoodie with blue writing across the front and carrying a Nike backpack fled on foot.

There were no physical injuries.

Eastern District patrols including a police dog patrol searched the area but the suspect wasn’t located.

Anyone with information on the robbery or persons seen in the vicinity at the time of the incident is asked to please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Extracted in full from: Service station robbery Evandale, South Australia | Mirage News