Employee injured in armed robbery at Shoal Bay Country Club

Police are searching for a man following an armed robbery at Shoal Bay Country Club, which left one man with stab wounds to his face.

Shortly before 1.30pm on Monday police were called to Shoal Bay Road at Shoal Bay following reports of an armed robbery.

Police have been told that a man wearing a motorcycle helmet entered the premises and demanded money.

He left the premises with cash, but was approached by a 24-year-old male employee. The man produced a knife and the staff member was stabbed in the face.

The employee was treated at the scene before being taken to hospital for treatment to lacerations to his face.

The offender fled from the area on foot and was last seen running in a southerly direction along Tomaree Road.

He is described as wearing a silver motorcycle helmet and gloves.

Inquiries are continuing.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/