UPDATED: 11.35: Police in the area are searching for the man who held-up Greerton Liquor with a knife demanding cigarettes.
Sergeant Phil Wilkinson said the man left the store and ran towards McDonalds before police arrived.
The man was described as being of a slim build wearing black pants and a grey jersey.
Earlier: Police are responding to reports of a knife-point robbery at Greerton Liquor.
Sergeant Phil Wilkinson said initial reports were that a man had gone into the store about 10.50 with a knife and demanded cigarettes.
Police were at the scene, he said.
A reporter at the scene said police were inside the store talking to a staff member.
The shop has been closed.