Police are investigating an attempted armed robbery at a Hamilton Hill petrol station last night.
The incident happened just after 11:30pm when a man went to a Puma Super 7 service station on Rockingham Road and demanded money from the attendant while armed with a gun.
He was unsuccessful and left empty handed.
The man is described as 175cm tall, medium build, light skinned with dark hair and tattoos on his hand.
He was wearing a tie-died t-shirt and knee length blue shorts.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call Crime Stopper on 1800 333 000 or make a report online here.