Man charged with armed robbery

POLICE have charged a man following an armed robbery in Gladstone last week.

It is alleged that a man entered a Chapman Drive bottle store around 8.45pm on January 25 with what appeared to be a firearm.

The man allegedly demanded cash from the attendant before fleeing the scene with a sum of money.

No one was harmed during the incident.

A 22-year-old Kirkwood man has been charged with one count of armed robbery and is due to appear in Gladstone Magistrates Court today.
 



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