Police Scotland have released CCTV images of a man they wish to trace in relation to an attempted robbery in Aberdeen.
The incident occurred at the Tesco Express on Great Western Road last Friday at 10.50pm.
Police Scotland are looking for the man, believed to be in his late 30s or early 40s.
He is also described as 5ft 7in with a local Aberdeen accent who was wearing a distinctive two-tone black and grey hooded top.
A police spokesman said: “Although the persons involved in this incident were not hurt or injured in any way, they were left feeling understandably shocked and frightened.
“I would urge anyone who recognises the person in the image or the male himself to make contact with the police on 101 as soon as possible quoting ref. no. CF0232820918.
“You can also contact the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 if you would prefer to remain anonymous.”