Police hunt armed offender who robbed counter at Christchurch mall

Chris Lynch
Chris Lynch
Mar 29, 2023 |

Christchurch police are hunting for an armed offender who robbed a currency exchange counter in Westfield Mall.

A police spokesman said officers responded to the robbery inside a shopping mall on Rotherham Street in Riccarton around 2:30pm.

“It appears the offender was armed, not with a firearm.

No one was injured during the incident.

Inquiries were ongoing to locate the offenders the police spokesman said.

Chris Lynch
Chris Lynch

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