Police are investigating an aggravated robbery of a TAB in Hastings last night.

A weapon was used and a sum of cash taken during the robbery at the TAB on Heretaunga St in St Leonards.

It is believed no one was injured during the incident which happened about 10pm.

A TAB spokesperson said "understandably our staff are shaken and we are supporting them".


Police were conducting a scene examination and speaking to witnesses last night, who would be receiving ongoing support.

CIB are investigating but no further information is available.