Suspect on the run after Christchurch business robbed at gunpoint

Photo: ODT files
Photo: ODT file
A man who allegedly robbed a Christchurch business at gunpoint this morning is still on the run from police.

Police were called to a Main South Rd business in Islington about 11.20am on Thursday where the incident was reported.

A police spokesperson said a man allegedly entered the business with a gun and told staff to empty the till. The man then left in a vehicle.

The spokesperson said police are investigating the incident.

 

 

 

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