Police are appealing for information from the community following an armed robbery in Sydney’s Inner West overnight.

About 12.15am (Monday 11 April 2022), police were called to a service station on Parramatta Road, Stanmore, following reports of an armed robbery.

Officers attached to Inner West Police Area Command attended and were told a man entered the service station and threatened an employee with a knife, demanding cash.

The man stole cash before fleeing on foot. He was last seen heading west bound on Parramatta Road.

The employee was not injured during the incident.

Police established a crime scene and commenced an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

As inquiries continue, investigators are appealing to locate a man who may be able assist with their inquiries.

The man is described as being of Caucasian appearance. He was wearing a blue surgical face mask, grey Abercrombie and Fitch top with ‘A&F1982’ in white lettering, light grey track pants and black runners.

Anyone with information or dashcam footage from the area is urged to contact Crime Stoppers 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.