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Aberdeen armed robbery attempt man hunted by police

A man who threatened staff at an Aberdeen post office with a weapon is being hunted by police.

The incident happened at Bucksburn Post Office on Oldmeldrum Road at about 12:30.

The culprit fled empty-handed but staff were said to have been left "considerably shaken-up".

The man is described as being aged between 20 and 30, slim, unshaven, with a local accent. He was wearing a green hooded top and blue trousers.

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