Police are investigating an alleged attempted robbery of a P-plater who was approached by two men while sitting in his car.
Police are investigating an alleged attempted robbery of a P-plater who was approached by two men while sitting in his car. Trevor Veale

Teenager allegedly threatened with knife in Murwillumbah

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after the alleged attempted robbery of a teenager who was driving his car through Murwillumbah.

Two men allegedly approached the car of a 17-year-old male at the intersection of Wharf St and Commercial Rd this afternoon before 4pm.

One of the men was allegedly carrying a knife when they asked for money and threatened the P-plater before fleeing.

Police are now investigating the incident.

Anyone with information or dash-cam footage about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800333000 or go online to nsw.crimestoppers.com.au.