Armed robber on the loose

ROBBED: Staff members from the IGA supermarket on Swallow Drive were threatened with a knife by a thief who fled with cash. Picture: TODD LEWIS

AN ARMED robber who stole cash from an IGA supermarket in Mount Gambier using a knife to threaten staff last Friday night is still on the loose as police continue to investigate the incident.

The robbery took place at around 7pm when a man wearing a black balaclava and armed with a knife entered a store on Swallow Drive and demanded cash.

Fortunately, no-one was injured