Two men allegedly rob Woolston dairy

By Andrew King

Two men entered the dairy and attempted to rob the attendant. Photo / Police
Two men entered the dairy and attempted to rob the attendant. Photo / Police

Two men allegedly robbed a Woolston dairy on Saturday night.

It's alleged the offenders walked into the Discount Dairy Woolston, on Ferry Rd, about 7.24pm and demanded money.

They then stole food items and fled the scene. No one was hurt in the incident.

Police have released photos of the offender who allegedly attempted to rob a Woolston dairy. Photo / Police
Police have released photos of the offender who allegedly attempted to rob a Woolston dairy. Photo / Police

It is the second time this month the dairy has been targeted.

On April 8 with a man in mask with a knife robbed the attendant behind the counter about 8pm.

The offender got away with about $800 in cash after the attendant fled into a back room.

Two hundred meters up the road the Woolston Night N' Day has been robbed nine times and burgled once in the past nine months.

On Friday 16-year-old Liam Burrowes was jailed for three years for his part in two robberies at the heavily targeted 24-hour convenience store.

- Christchurch Star

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