Man evades police after servo robbery

A MAN has robbed a Southport service station and so far evaded police this morning.

At around 2:40am a man entered the business on Marine Parade, demanding money and cigarettes.

The employee complied with his demands before the man fled the scene on foot, travelling towards Little Norman Street.

The 29-year-old male employee was not physically injured during the incident.

Police attended and conducted extensive patrols of the area but were unable to locate the man.

He is described as Caucasian in appearance, aged in his mid-late 20s with short blonde hair, blue eyes and was last seen wearing a grey singlet and red shorts.

Investigations are continuing.


BRIGHT FUTURES: Meet Roma State School’s high achievers

Premium Content BRIGHT FUTURES: Meet Roma State School’s high achievers

FROM professional rugby union players to astrophysicists, The Western Star...

Palaszczuk Government backflips on media gag laws

Premium Content Palaszczuk Government backflips on media gag laws

Queensland Government withdraws controversial legislation

Queensland records two new cases of COVID-19

Premium Content Queensland records two new cases of COVID-19

Two new cases of coronavirus from Sydney traveller, cargo ship crew