Armed robber hits Virginia petrol station

By on October 20, 2014

POLICE were investigating the armed robbery of a service station in Virginia early on Monday, October 20.

Just before 1am, a man entered the Sandgate Rd business armed with a metal rod and demanded cash, police media reported.

“The attendant co-operated and the man ran off with an undisclosed sum of cash.

“The attendant was not physically injured during the incident.”

The man is described as 180cm tall, slim build with tan skin, police reported.

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

Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.

For all non-urgent police reporting or general police inquiries contact Policelink on 131 444 or 24hrs a day.

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