A 17-year-old boy was threatened by a knife-wielding man in Narrandera on 4 am on Sunday 16 July.
Police were informed the incident occurred on Watermain Street towards Mount Street in Narrandera.
The boy was approached by the man who threatened him with a knife, causing an injury to the teenager’s face.
The teenager then punched the man, who then left the scene empty-handed and was last seen on foot heading east on Watermain Street.
The teenager was later treated at Narrandera Hospital for his injury.
Police are investigating, and are appealing for any information after this attempted armed robbery, and wish to speak to a man who they believe can assist with their inquiries.
He is described are being Caucasian in appearance, in his early to mid 20’s with an Australian accent.