An elderly woman is shaken after being tied to a chair and threatened during a robbery in Palmerston North.
The incident occurrent on Church St, between Victoria Ave and Albert St, between 9am and 9:30am.
One male entered. He’s been described as wearing a dark “silky” zipped jacket and dark pants. He was about 178cm tall.
After the robbery, the man left in the woman’s car, a red Toyota Corolla.
He also took the woman’s bank card.
While the woman was scared, she was not hurt. She was taken to hospital as a precaution.
Police are investigating and ask anyone who saw a vehicle matching the description, or any suspicious behaviour in the area this morning, to contact Palmerston North Police on (06) 351 3600.