Police are appealing for information after a robber threatened staff at a petrol station in South Wales and stole cash.

The robbery took place shortly before 8pm on Tuesday February 23 at the Wychtree Service Station in Morriston, Swansea.

A man threatened staff and after taking money from a cash register, he made off on foot across the petrol station forecourt in the direction of the Asda car park.

He is described as a white male aged in his 20s, around five foot five inches and of slight build.

He was wearing dark coloured jogging bottoms, a beanie cap and a black fleece jacket which was zipped up to his nose. He was also carrying a plank of wood.

Anyone with information should call the police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 55511, quoting reference number 1600063771.