POLICE are hunting a man after an armed hold-up in Boggabri yesterday.
About 1.30pm the man entered the Boggabri Pharmacy on Merton St armed with a knife and threatened staff.
The offender then fled the shop on foot with an amount of prescription medication and was last seen heading for Wee Waa St.
Police were called and a crime scene was set up before forensic examinations were completed.
Officers made a number of patrols of the area searching for the offender, but failed to find him.
An investigation has been launched and anyone with information about the incident or who saw anything suspicious around that time is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.