Police allege the man threatened staff by telling them he was armed with a gun.
Police allege the man threatened staff by telling them he was armed with a gun.

Sunshine Coast heist: Man flees bank with stolen cash

A MAN has made off with cash after robbing a Noosa bank this afternoon.

It is alleged the man entered the Poinciana Ave, Tewantin bank around 1.25pm.

Police allege the man threatened staff by telling them he was armed with a gun, but a firearm was not sighted.

He made off with a sum of cash.

Police have not revealed how many people were in the branch at the time, but it is understood no one was hurt.



Mayoral candidates to go head-to-head in online debates

Premium Content Mayoral candidates to go head-to-head in online debates

Rockhampton’s mayoral by-election candidates to battle for your vote in online...

Rocky mayoral candidates on youth

Premium Content Rocky mayoral candidates on youth

We asked your by-election candidates about young people.

LETTERS: Push for more women in public office

Premium Content LETTERS: Push for more women in public office

Harry Bruce’s cartoon of the day and readers have their say on current events.