Terror as shots fired at Bunnings

Police confirm.
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Police have launched a manhunt for a gunman who attempted to rob a Bunnings in Sydney’s southwest this morning.

The man reportedly threatened staff and fired shots into the Prestons store before fleeing the scene. 

According to reports the man escaped in a silver Mitsubishi Lancer on Hoxton Park Road.

Police are investigating whether the incident is linked to two other armed hold-ups at service stations in Eastern Creek and Kemps Creek last night.

The suspect is described as ‘caucasian appearance, about 170cm tall, and wearing dark-coloured jeans and a long-sleeved white shirt.’

No one was injured in the alleged attempted robbery.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

This article originally appeared on New Idea.

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