A robber gained a small sum of money at an incident in Sydenham, Christchurch this morning.
At 10am the lone male walked into the Kiwibank on Colombo Street, Sydenham. He presented a note stating he had a weapon and demanded a sum of money. On being passed a sum he calmly walked out of the bank and up Colombo Street towards the city.
He is described as a male Maori or Polynesian of slim build.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Detective Greg Brand at Hornby Police phone 344 0695.