Queensland

Update: Armed robbery, Gladstone

Police have charged a man after a woman was assaulted and robbed in Gladstone.

It will be alleged that a 62-year-old woman was assaulted inside her home after a man broke in and stole a quantity of cash and a mobile phone.

The woman was taken to Gladstone Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

A 34-year-old man has been charged with one count of burglary and commit indictable offence as well as armed robbery.

He is due to appear in the Gladstone Magistrates Court.

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