Armed hold-up at Ridgley

POLICE are on the hunt for two men after an armed hold-up at the Ridgley Roadhouse last night.

The offenders, one of which had a firearm demanded cash from the two female staff on duty when they entered the roadhouse at 7.45pm.

 They removed a quantity of cash and fled the scene in a white 1986 Holden Commodore station wagon, travelling towards Burnie. 

 The vehicle was last seen travelling west along the Bass Highway near the Mount Hicks Road roundabout, Wynyard.

 The two staff members were not injured however were extremely traumatised by the incident.

 Police would like to speak to any member of the public who has any information about this incident or who may have observed the vehicle travelling in the area.