Police search for robbers after store owner tied up and robbed

Police are looking for information to hunt down the men responsible for an aggravated robbery of an Asian shop in Nukuʻalofa on Sunday morning.

Police reportedly said the men entered a shop next to Night Club Noa on Taufaʻāhau Rd.

The suspects tied up the Chinese store owner and took several items before fleeing from the store.

The stolen items included tobacco and TOP$3,000 cash.

The victim, who was uninjured during the encounter later freed himself and contacted Police.

Police were appealing to the Public for information that may assist them in their investigation.

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