Armed robbery charges, Glass House Mountains

POLICE have charged a 30-year-old man from the Glass House Mountains following the alleged armed robbery of a bottle shop yesterday evening.

It will be alleged the man entered the bottle shop on Bruce Parade in the Glass House Mountains at around 6:00pm yesterday and threatened a female staff member with a syringe, demanding money.

He then allegedly fled the business on foot with a sum of cash. Police located and arrested the man a short time later.

The man has been charged with assault, armed robbery and entering a premises with intent to commit an indictable offence.

He is due to appear in Maroochydore Magistrates Court on June 1.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.

 


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