The Engen garage in da Gama road was robbed in the early hours this morning by a criminal who used a firearm and pepper spray during the incident.
According to W/O Seekoei of the South African Police, the suspect entered the shop and ordered the staff to lay on the floor. He pointed the firearm at them and sprayed them with the pepper spray.
He then demanded cash from the till after which he again used the pepper spray.
He fled the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.
Anyone with information about the incident can contact the Jeffreys Bay Police station.