Aggravated armed robbery at TRC Hotel

Approximately 5:35am on Sunday 1st May 2016 an Aggravated Armed Robbery occurred at the TRC Hotel, 131 Paterson Street, Launceston.  A man armed with a knife entered the hotel and assaulted a staff member, before stealing a quantity of money.  The staff member was treated at the Launceston General Hospital for a wound to the ear and other non life threatening injuries.


Launceston Detectives are following a specific line of enquiry.


Anyone with information in relation to this matter is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or Launceston C.I.B on 67773911.