Police are at the scene of a reported robbery of a takeaway store in Te Puke township tonight.

A police communication spokeswoman said at 8.22pm tonight police received a report of a robbery at a fish and chip shop in Jellicoe St, Te Puke.

"Some cash was taken," the spokesperson said.

It was unknown whether a weapon was used in the robbery but there was no firearm involved, she said.

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The police spokeswoman said the investigation was still in early stages and no other information was available at this time.

This is the eighth raid of a store in the Western Bay district since April.