Police hunt for robbers

POLICE are on the hunt for two men who robbed McDonalds at Bridgewater yesterday.

The offenders entered the restaurant at 6.40am with one man demanding money from employees while his accomplice hung back and watched on.

Police said the men were at McDonalds for about 40 minutes before the incident and that it is not known whether they had a weapon.

The men left the store with an undisclosed amount of cash and escaped on foot - crossing the Midlands Highway and took off into surrounding bushland.

A man and women entered the restaurant as the bandits were leaving.

Police described one man as being aged in his 20s, 180 centimetres tall with a goatee-style beard. He was wearing a light grey-white hoodie, cap and light grey tracksuit bottoms.

The second offender is believed to be of similar age, between 176-177 centimetres in height. He was wearing a light grey-white hoodie, dark blue-navy tracksuit bottoms with white stripe, cap and work boots.Anyone with information can call Glenorchy CIB on 6230 2881 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.