Wing Skyfire2019

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Hobart armed robbery

An armed robbery at the Marquis Hotel bottle shop in Hobart's Brisbane Street has police on the lookout for a man thought to be aged 40 to 50.

It happened a little after 6pm Sunday night when the man took out what's described as an edged weapon demanding money, and took off on foot, running down Faraday Street.

He is also reported to be 170 to 175 centimetres tall with a stocky build and his right hand was bandaged.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Hobart CIB on 131444 or call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at

Photo supplied by Tasmania Police