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Two men wanted over an attempted robbery at Springwood

Police are looking for two men involved in an attempted armed robbery of a tavern at Springwood overnight.
At just before 3am, police say a man armed with a crowbar and his face hidden by a hoody jumper went up to the front counter of the Magellan Road business but was scared off when an employee approached him.
He then allegedly tried to enter a second time but was locked out by security.
Another man, who had allegedly arrived earlier and hid in the poker machine area, was also seen leaving with the man.
The first offender (above) armed with the crowbar is described as wearing a hoody, blue shorts and white joggers.
The second offender (below) is described as of aboriginal appearance 180 cm tall with facial stubble wearing a Adidas shorts, white shirt and white and dark singlet.

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