Anna Leask is senior police reporter for the New Zealand Herald.

Auckland bar gunpoint robbery caught on camera

Police are asking the public to help identify the three people caught on camera. Photo / Supplied via police
Police are asking the public to help identify the three people caught on camera. Photo / Supplied via police

Police are asking the public to help identify three people caught on camera in a South Auckland restaurant during an armed robbery.

The Happy Days restaurant on Great South Rd, Manurewa, was robbed at 9.20am on November 16 last year.

The three people entered the Happy Days restaurant around 9.20am November 16, 2015. Photo / Supplied via police
The three people entered the Happy Days restaurant around 9.20am November 16, 2015. Photo / Supplied via police

Two men, one brandishing a sawn-off shotgun, and a women were filmed during the robbery. One of the men searched the bar area while the other man tried to open the cash registers.

The woman was also filmed in the restaurant.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police. Photo / Supplied via police
Anyone with information is asked to contact police. Photo / Supplied via police

Police said they left the bar in a stolen red Mitsubishi Colt registration HWJ67. A fourth person was waiting in the car as a getaway driver.

"The vehicle drove off at speed turning left onto Great South Rd and in the direction of Browns Rd. The vehicle is yet to be located," a police spokeswoman said.

They were seen leaving in a stolen red Mitsubishi Colt. Photo / Supplied via police
They were seen leaving in a stolen red Mitsubishi Colt. Photo / Supplied via police

If you have any information about this incident or may know who the two males and female in the picture are, then please contact Detective Simon Taylor on 09 261 1300.

- NZ Herald

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