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Source: State of Victoria Police

Friday, 27 September 2019 04:09

Police are appealing for public assistance and are hoping to identify a man after he threatened security staff with a knife on 29 August in Melbourne.

Investigators have been told the offender had been inside a licenced premise on Elizabeth Street and was asked to leave at 11.45pm.

When asked to leave the offender produced a knife and threatened security staff before fleeing from the premises.

The offender is described as Caucasian, 30-40-years-old, 160-170cm, medium build, with short balding hair.

He was wearing a black Nike hooded jacket, blue jeans and white sneakers.

Melbourne East police are investigating and have released an image of a man that may be able to assist with their enquiries.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at

Sergeant Cameron Scott