NEWCASTLE City detectives have released an image of a man wanted for questioning over an armed robbery at the Mayfield KFC.
The Maitland Road fast food restaurant was robbed at knife-point by a shoeless thief shortly before midnight on Tuesday.
The man allegedly threatened staff with the knife, demanding money, before fleeing with a sum of cash.
He was last seen running down Corona Street, police said.
On Friday, detectives released a CCTV picture of a man they believe could assist them with the investigation.
The security image depicts a man wearing grey track pants, a black long sleeve jumper and a red bandana around his neck.
The man is described as being of a large build with short brown hair.
Anyone with information that may assist detectives with their inquiries is urged to come forward by contacting Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.