Police are investigating an armed robbery in Nambucca Heads this morning.
Police are investigating an armed robbery in Nambucca Heads this morning. Trevor Veale

Police investigate morning robbery at Nambucca Heads

POLICE are investigating an early morning robbery in Nambucca Heads, which saw a newsagency employee threatened with a syringe.

Officers were called to a newsagency in Bowra St just after 6am.

A lone male is said to have held up an employee and gotten away with cash, fleeing the scene on foot.

A crime scene has been established and police are seeking witnesses to the crime.   

Anyone with information should call Nambucca Heads police on 6598 539.