Police are investigating a robbery at an Aberdeen bookmakers.
The incident occured at William Hill on School Road at about 6.35pm on Thursday.
A man escaped with a two-figure sum of cash.
He is described as being white male, aged early to late 20s, and between 5ft 9ins to 5ft 11ins in height, with a slim build, a pale complexion and stubbly facial hair.
At the time of the incident, the suspect was wearing a black jacket with a logo on the left breast, a grey hooded jumper, dark jogging trousers and dark coloured trainers with distinctive blue stripes on them.
Detective Constable Wilson who is leading the investigation said: “This incident has left staff at the shop shocked. Please be rest assured Police Scotland will deal with this type of incident robustly and will make all possible effort to trace the perpetrator.”
Police have asked anyone with information to call them on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 to remain anonymous.