Local hotel robbed

An investigation has been launched by Port Lincoln police into an aggravated robbery that occurred overnight in the city.

Just after midnight on Thursday April 18, two men armed with long bladed knives entered the Boston Hotel on King Street.

They threatened a staff member and a patron before leaving with an unspecified amount of cash.

No one was physically injured.

The suspects have been described as having slight to medium builds, one about 170 centimetres tall and the other slightly taller.

Investigations are ongoing, and the police have urged anyone with information or who witnessed the incident to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at crimestopperssa.com.au.