Launceston detectives are hunting an armed offender who robbed a Ravenswood takeaway store last night.
About 8.10pm Thursday, a man entered Ravenswood Takeaway on Ravenswood Road armed with a knife. His face was covered by a motorcycle helmet.
The armed offender confronted two staff members and left with a small amount of cash, police said.
No one was injured in the robbery.
Police would like to talk to anyone who has information regarding the robbery or anyone who saw a small motorcycle or scooter in the area around the time.
Anyone with information can contact Launceston Police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.