How three crims pretending to be tradies FOOLED an entire pub and walked out with $30,000 in pokie takings
- The bold move of three thieves in hi-vis netted them approximately $30,000
- The afternoon robbery at the Junction Hotel in Newcastle, NSW caught on CCTV
- They walked out with the pokie machine cash dispenser in a daring robbery
- Local detectives are investigating a potential link to other local robberies
Three fake tradies tricked pubgoers into thinking they were busy working away as the afternoon rush kicked in when they were actually robbing the joint.
Wearing hi-vis shorts, caps and and masks, the thieves walked into the Junction Hotel in Newcastle, NSW, on July 4 and quickly targeted the poker machine area.
They were only inside for a…