Queensland

Armed robbery, Varsity Lakes

A man armed with a knife stole cash and cigarettes from a Varsity Lakes business this evening (October 17 2017).

Around 9.10pm the man entered a Burmuda Street service station where he threatened a 24-year-old male employee before fleeing on foot with the stolen property. He was last seen crossing Bermuda Street and heading towards Cassowary Drive.

He is described as having a dark complexion and possibly of Indian descent, and possibly aged in his mid-20s to 30. He was wearing a hooded jumper and a hi-vis shirt and mask over his face.

No one was physically injured and police investigations are continuing.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

Source: QLD Police