Police have charged a 30-year-old man over an armed robbery at a Belmont motel yesterday.
It is alleged the man and his tomahawk-wielding accomplice entered the Great Eastern Highway motel just after midnight.
A police spokeswoman said the 30-year-old kept watch while the other man threatened a female employee and demanded cash.
The pair fled the scene with money and the woman’s handbag.
Police are still searching for the second man.Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.