Police release shocking footage of Hamilton dairy robbery

Waikato police have released shocking footage of an armed robbery in a Hamilton dairy in a bid to find the culprits.

The robbery occurred at 6:30am on Wednesday, January 31 at the Glenview Dairy.

CCTV footage released on Facebook shows the offenders entering the store armed with a baseball bat and large knife.

After assaulting a staff member they break into the cigarette cabinet and make their way out of the story with arms full of stolen goods.

Police say the men arrived in a silver Mazda Demio that was later dumped on Saxby Rd.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective John Craig via john.craig@police.govt.nz or 021 191 0984.

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