Sex-shop-workers doused with gasoline

The 45-year-old woman was confronted by two men who stormed the London Club X store and sprayed the workers with a flammable liquid, shortly after midnight.


The two thugs threatened the woman and demanded the surrender of a quantity of cash before fleeing from the Scoresby Rd store on foot.

The woman was understood to be shaken but unharmed, to clean during the attack and was able to get the liquid out of her after the attackers fled.

Senior Constable Paul Parsons said the investigation went further and urged anyone with information please call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

As another adult in the shop this week was robbed, with the police hunting a man who stole a sex-doll to a value of nearly $5,000 from a shop in Moorabbin.

The police believes, to steal a man, armed with a bolt cutter and a fire hydrant to smash his way into the store, Dorothy — “the perfect companion for lonely nights” on Sunday.

Kingston detectives CCTV images of a man they want to speak with.

He is described as a solid build, and wore laces and a dark sweater with a red stripe on the chest, dark pants and dark casual shoes with white lacing.

Originally published as Sex-shop-workers doused with gasoline